Jan 24, 1460
Vasco is born in Sines, PortugalVasco Da Gama is born in Sines, Portugal.
Period: Jan 24, 1460 to May 26, 1524
Vasco Da Gama timeline
Jan 1, 1492
King John Paul II of Portugal sends Vasco on a expedition to seize French Ships.King John Paul II of Portugal sends VAco on a expedition to seize French Ships.
Nov 22, 1497
Vasco da Gama sailed around the Cape of Good HopeVasco da Gama sailed around the Cape of Good Hope.
May 27, 1498
Vasco reaches the destination-the Indies and Calcutta, IndiaThe voyage of discovery reached its destination he Indies and Calcutta, India.
Dec 25, 1498
Vasco da Gama sets sail for home (Portugal)
May 27, 1502
King Manuel I of Portugal sends Gama on another expedition to India
May 27, 1524
King John III sends Gama to India as the Portuguese.. viceroyOn 24th January, Vasco da Gama dies in Cochin on the Malabar coast, India
May 27, 1539
The remains of Gama are returned to Portugal and his body is lain to rest in Vidigueira