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Vasco Da Gama Biography - Childhood, Life Achievements & Timeline


Vasco da Gama was a Portuguese explorer who was the first European to reach India by sea. This biography of Vasco da Gama provides detailed information ...

Vasco da Gama - Explorer - Biography.com


Vasco de Gama - Mini Biography (TV-14; 3:25) Explorer Vasco da Gama was commissioned by the Portuguese king to find a maritime route to the East.

Vasco Da Gama's Childhood - Buzzle


Jul 14, 2008 ... Facing various hazards on the way, he reached India, thus opening the direct sea route to Asia. To know about Vasco Da Gama's childhood, ...

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. Da Gama's fleet would sail down the west coast of Africa to the fort of São Jorge de Mina (accompanied by Bartholomeu Dias) before... More »
By Alistair Boddy-Evans, About.com Guide

Explorers for Kids: Vasco da Gama - Ducksters


Kids learn about the biography and life of explorer Vasco da Gama. The first to sail from Europe to Asia around Africa.

Vasco da Gama Timeline - Soft Schools


Vasco da Gama was a Portuguese explorer and navigator who traveled to the East during Europe's period of intense exploration between 1420 and 1580 CE.

Vasco da Gama: Facts & Biography - LiveScience


Aug 21, 2013 ... Vasco da Gama was a highly successful Portuguese sailor and explorer during the Age of Exploration. He was the first person to sail directly ...

Vasco da Gama Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...


The Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama (ca. 1460-1524) was the first to travel by sea from Portugal to India. The term "Da Gama epoch" is used to describe ...

BBC - History - Vasco da Gama


Discover facts about Vasco Da Gama the explorer and navigator, and the first person to sail directly from Europe to India.

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