Australin Insirational Person By Chet98 May 18, 1993 Birth Jessica Watson is born on the 18th May 1993 in the Gold Coast, Queensland. May 1, 2009 Plan to Sail Trip is planned to sail around the world unassisted Oct 5, 2009 Tonga Jessica Watson, 18 days after the start of her journey, passes Tonga. Oct 18, 2009 The sailing starts The sailing starts around the world. Nov 19, 2009 Equator Pass Jessica passes the equator. Nov 22, 2009 Kiritiami Jessica passes Kiritiami Jan 13, 2010 Cape Horn Jessica passes Cape Horn May 15, 2010 The Voyage Ends Jessica reaches Sydney after 210 days of sailing.