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In History
  • 1271

    marco polo

    Marco Polo goes to China.
  • 1450

    Prince henry

    Prince Henry the Navigator builds school for sailors.
  • 1453

    Turkish Empire

    Turkish Empire cuts off the land route for spices from Asia to Europe. Search for sea route begins.
  • 1492


    Columbus sails to the New World.
  • 1497

    John Cabot

    John Cabot discovers Newfoundland while he searches for the Northwest Passage.
  • 1497

    Vasco Da Gama

    Vasco da Gama sails to India and back.