European Explorers * Kaileigh && Hanna *

By mrgalda
  • Dec 25, 1300

    Zheng He

    He made serveral voyages. He visited several nations throughout Asia and Africa.
  • Aug 6, 1492

    Christopher Columbus

    Sailed on the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria, hoping to find a way to the West Indies.
  • May 10, 1498

    Vasco de Gama

    He passed the southern tip of Africa, and continued north and east to India. De Gama's course became an important trade route and helped boost Portugese health, wealth, and power.
  • Mar 1, 1510

    Vasco Nunez de Balboa

    He was a spanish colonist, he explored the Caribbean coast. He was the first European to set eye on the Pacific Ocean.
  • Nov 8, 1519

    Hernando Cortez

    HE sailed from Cuba to Mexico, and they concured the Aztecs.