early explorters

Timeline created by hanshew,period 2,a
  • 446

    Vasco Nunez de Balboa sailed for spain

  • 1000

    lief Erickson- viking

    1st erapin to reach N.amarica.
  • 1487

    Bartholomeu Dias" sailed to the bottom o Africa"

    He sailed form Portugal southward made it to the bottom of africa.
  • 1487

    John Cabot

    laded on the cost of present-day new found land
  • 1491

    Chrisherfier culunbes-sailed for spain

    1st try he reached N. amarica
  • 1497

    Vasco da gama sailed from Portugal

    He sailed all around Africa and all the way to India.
  • 1499

    Amerigo Vespucci

    Amerigo Vespucci
    He sailed along the cost of S. amarica
  • 1500

    Pedro Alavres Cabral sailed for portugal

    On his way aroind africa he went wied
  • 1513

    Juan Ponce de Leon-sailed to spain

    He want looking for the fountain of youth in modern day Florida.
  • 1520

    ferdinand Magellan sailded for Spain

    He circumnavigated the globe. It took just over tree years.
  • 1524

    Giovanni de Varrazano

    Explored the cost of North America from present day Nova Scotia dawn to the Carolinas.
  • 1532

    Francicsco Pizzaro- sailed for spain

    He went to South America an conquered the Inca Empire
  • 1542

    Juan Cabrillo Salied for spain

    He explored up from Mexico and goes into modern day California