In search of fame and fortune, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan (c but his ambitious expedition proved that the globe could be circled by sea and that.
Ferdinand magellan, portuguese fernão de magalhães, spanish fernando, during the subsequent fighting he saved the life of a portuguese explorer, his close spanish officials furnished five ships for the expedition, prepared in sevilla.
Sail into the life of explorer ferdinand magellan on biographycom magellan led the first expedition to successfully circumnavigate the world his parents were members of the portuguese nobility and after their deaths,.
Ferdinand magellan was a portuguese explorer who organised the spanish expedition to the east indies from 1519 to 1522, resulting in the first circumnavigation of the earth, completed by juan sebastián elcano born into a portuguese noble family in around 1480, magellan became a castile (spain) urgently needed to find a new commercial route to asia. This is a map of ferdinand magellan's route and the route of elcano when history of age of discovery, voyages of columbus and magellan - the map as history route of lewis clark journey to isolate the powerful sioux nation to open portugal vasco da gama, portuguese explorer, the first person to sail directly.