First Person to Circumnavigate the World?

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The first person to circumnavigate the earth was Ferdinand Magellan in the year 1519 to 1522. He however did not complete the journey after being killed in Philippines but his crew led by Juan Sebastian del Cano were able to complete the mission.
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According to my history book: Magellan was the first captain to lead the expedition to circumnavigate the world, however he died in the Philippines during a tribal war (13 of his
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The first circumnavigation of the globe was led by Ferdinand Magellan,
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According to a team of the US Air Force flyers in 1949, there first non-stop circumnavigation of the earth by air took 23,452 miles or an average 398 km/h.
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