Sir Francis Drake Life

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In History
  • Jan 1, 1540

    Born

    Born
    Can't find real month or day.
  • Dec 27, 1540

    12 sibblings

    12 sibblings
    Sir Francis Drake had 12 sibblings growing up
    He was the oldest of them all
  • Jan 1, 1548

    moved

    moved
    when he was 8/9 he was forced to move to chatham cause king Edward 6th said “ The prayer book should be written in english instead of latin.”
    Dont know what day or month
    this was his real house!!!!
  • Sep 4, 1553

    First time Sailing on sea

    First time Sailing on sea
    When he was 12/13 he started sailing on ships
    Don't know what day or month
  • Jul 7, 1563

    Slaving Voyage

    Slaving Voyage
    He went on slaving voyages to guinea in west africa. He was 23 years old.
  • Nov 9, 1567

    Spanish armarda

    Spanish armarda
    He went on an voyage against the Spanish in the West of Central America.
    dont know day/month
  • Aug 24, 1577

    Start around world

    Start around world
    He was the first englishman to sail around the world from 1577 to 1580 it took him three years to sail around.Sir francis drake was sponsored by Queen Elizabeth the first.
  • Aug 11, 1580

    Finish going around the world

    Finish going around the world
    He was the first englishman to sail around the world from 1577 to 1580 it took him three years to sail around.
    dont know real day/month
  • First marriage

    First marriage
    Drake was married twice the first one he married was Mary in 1583
  • Second Marrage

    Second Marrage
    I dont koww the Day,month,year
    he married Elizabeth Sydenham after Mary had died.
  • Death

    Death
    He had been sick from a disease that makes you have diarrhea and mucus. In January 1596 he finally died. His body was placed inside a coffin and he was then tossed off the ship.
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    Jan 1, 1540
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    Life of Sir Francis Drake