Photo
Name
Diogo de Azavedo Rodrigues (Roiz) (c.1490 - 1577)

D. Diogo Rodrigues, D. Diogo Roiz (c.1490-1501; Lagos, Portugal - †21 April 1577; Colva, Goa) was a Portuguese explorer of the Indian Ocean who begin sailing as an ordinary helmsman under the ...

Follow
Diogo Cão, o navegador MP (c.1450 - d.)

Navegador Descobridor da foz do rio Zaire Fidalgo da Casa do Rei D. João II Teve carta de armas a 14.4.1484. Diogo Cão foi um navegador português do século XV que ...

Follow
Diogo Dias (deceased)

Diogo Dias, also known as Diogo Gomes, was a 15th-century Portuguese explorer. He was the brother of Bartolomeu Dias and discovered some of the Cape Verde islands together with António Noli. ...

Follow
Bartolomeu Dias MP (c.1450 - 1500)

Fidalgo da Casa Real. Navegador. Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre PT : Bartolomeu Dias (ca. 1450 — 29 de Maio de 1500) foi um navegador português que ficou célebre...

Follow
Vasco da Gama, 2º vice-rei da Índia MP (c.1460 - 1524)

Vasco da Gama (Sines, ca. 1460 ou 1469 — Cochim, Índia, 24 de Dezembro de 1524) foi um navegador e explorador português. Na Era dos Descobrimentos, destacou-se por ter sido o coman...

Follow
Pedro Álvares Cabral MP (c.1468 - c.1520)

Pedro Álvares Cabral (Belmonte, 1467 ou 1468 — Santarém, c. 1520) foi um fidalgo e navegador português, comandante da segunda viagem marítima da Europa à �...

Follow
Fernão de Magalhães, o Navegador MP (1480 - 1521)

Fernão de Magalhães (Sabrosa, primavera de 1480 — Cebu, Filipinas, 27 de abril de 1521) foi um navegador português. Nascido em família nobre, Magalhães era inq...

Follow
Capt. John Smith (Colonial Governor of Virginia) MP (1579 - 1631)

Regarding John Smith and Pocahontas' marriage: This is only a rumor, but someone has done "genealogy" for this "couple." There is truth to John Smith's existence and that he did encounter Pocahontas....

Follow
Christopher Columbus MP (c.1451 - 1506)

Adicionado por Eduardo Cardoso Mascarenhas de Lemos,a 9 de Janeiro de 2014, baseada nas fontes disponíveis na discussão. Segundo a tese defendida pelo historiador português Masca...

Follow
Sir Ralph Lane, Gov. of Roanoke Colony MP (c.1530 - 1603)

Sir Ralph Lane (c. 1532 – October 1603)[1][2] was an English explorer of the Elizabethan era. He was part of the unsuccessful attempt in 1585 to colonize Roanoke Island, North Carolina. He also ...

Follow
Sir Humphrey Gilbert (c.1539 - 1583)

Sir Humphrey Gilbert (c. 1539 – 9 September 1583) [1] was an English adventurer, explorer, member of parliament, and soldier from Devon, who served the crown during the reign of Queen Elizabeth ...

Follow
Vice Admiral Sir Francis Drake MP (c.1540 - 1596)

Alternate date: He his said to have died in January 1596, but his will is dated April 10, 1661. -=-=-=-=-=- Sir Francis Drake, Vice Admiral (1540 – 27 January 1596) was an English sea capt...

Follow
Sir Martin Frobisher MP (1535 - 1594)

A famous yet curiously little known English mariner of the Elizabethan Age, Martin Frobisher was born around 1535 in Altofts, Yorkshire and was third and youngest son of Bernard and Margaret Frobisher....

Follow
Sir Hugh Willoughby, the Navigator MP (1495 - 1554)

Sir Hugh Willoughby the Navigator of Risley, Derbyshire was born about 1495 and died in 1554, frozen in his ship. Father: Henry Willoughby died: ABT 1528 and Ellen Egerton, daughter of John Egerton, ...

Follow