   Hi, Im Blake Aerni and I am here to tell    you why I think Ferdinand Magellan    should be Explorer of the Year.
 Ferdinand Magellan was born in  1480.(they don’t know the exact day.) In  Sabrosa Kingdom of Portugal. He died on April...
   He died in the battle of Mactan.
 Ferdinand Magellan explored the  passage though the Atlantic and Pacific  oceans. Now its called the Straits of  Magella...
   He was looking for a new route west to    Melaka, Asia
   The crew of 237 included men from    several nations including Portuguese,    Spanish, Italians, Germans, Flemish,    ...
   When Victoria, the one surviving ship    returned to the harbor after completing    the first voyage of the earth, onl...
   The monument of Ferdinand Magellan is    in Punta Arenas, Chile. The statue looks    towards the Straits of Magellan
 www.Wikipidea.com www.Answers.com Pictures from www.google.com and  www.Wikipidea.com s
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  1. 1.  Hi, Im Blake Aerni and I am here to tell you why I think Ferdinand Magellan should be Explorer of the Year.
  2. 2.  Ferdinand Magellan was born in 1480.(they don’t know the exact day.) In Sabrosa Kingdom of Portugal. He died on April 27, 1521 in Mactan, Cebu, Philippines.
  3. 3.  He died in the battle of Mactan.
  4. 4.  Ferdinand Magellan explored the passage though the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Now its called the Straits of Magellan. He also discovered the Pacific Ocean. He even named it.
  5. 5.  He was looking for a new route west to Melaka, Asia
  6. 6.  The crew of 237 included men from several nations including Portuguese, Spanish, Italians, Germans, Flemish, Greeks, English, and French.
  7. 7.  When Victoria, the one surviving ship returned to the harbor after completing the first voyage of the earth, only 18 men out of 237 survived.
  8. 8.  The monument of Ferdinand Magellan is in Punta Arenas, Chile. The statue looks towards the Straits of Magellan
  9. 9.  www.Wikipidea.com www.Answers.com Pictures from www.google.com and www.Wikipidea.com s

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