May 22, 1475
Balboa is born!Balboa is born at Jerez de los Caballeros in Spain
Oct 31, 1500
New WorldBalboa sails to a new world aboard Rodrigo de Bastidas ship.
Sep 3, 1510
StowawayBalboa sneeks onto Martin Fernandez de Enciso's ship headed for Central America.
Jul 14, 1512
Balboa's First ExpeditionBalboa leads an expedition to the Ithmus of Panama in Columbia.
May 21, 1514
Arrested!Balboa is arrested and charged with treason.
Nov 4, 1519
Balboa dies!Balboa is beheaded. It took three blows to the head for him to die.