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8 July 1497 – Vasco da Gama Begins Voyage Around Africa
Jul 8, 2013 ... July 8, 1479 Vasco da Gama departs Portugal as Commander-in-Chief of four
ships, one of the others captained by his brother Paulo da Gama.
Biography of Vasco Nuñez De Balboa (1475-1519)
Vasco Nuñez de Balboa (1475-1519) was a Spanish conquistador and explorer
of the early colonial era. He is credited with leading the first European ...
Sir John Hawkins
During his career he was an explorer, soldier, pirate and privateer. He was
famous for his voyages to West Africa and South America. John Hawkins was
Tanzania Timeline -- Timeline of the History of Tanzania
A chronology of key events in Tanzania's history: vasco da gama john hanning
speke ... 1498, Vasco da Gama, Portuguese explorer, sails up Tanzanian coast.
Mozambique Timeline - African History - About.com
1498, Vasco da Gama arrives on the coast of what is now Mozambique, ... at the
port of Sofala on the Mozambique coast, Portuguese explorer Sancho de Tovar ...
Hanno of Carthage - The Ancient View of Africa
Vasco da Gama, in A.D. 1497-99, was not the first explorer to circumnavigate
Africa. The Greek historian Herodotus reports that Pharaoh Necho (Necos) II (
Battle of Wayna Daga - Military History - About.com
Led by Cristovão da Gama, the younger son of explorer Vasco de Gama, the
Portuguese prepared to campaign. Possessing 400 musketeers and a small