Profile of the Day: Ferdinand Magellan

Posted November 28, 2012 by Amanda | 2 Comments

Ferdinand Magellan

On November 28, 1520, Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan set sail through a strait at the southern end of South America to reach the Pacific Ocean. With three ships under his command, Magellan and his crew became the first Europeans to sail from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.

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