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Vasco da Gama

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Vasco da Gama, 1st Count of Vidigueira was a Portuguese explorer and the first European to ... Vasco also had one known sister, Teresa da Gama (who married Lopo Mendes de Vasconcelos). Little is kno...

Vasco da Gama - Exploration - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Vasco da Gama, including videos, ... Little else is known about his early life, but in 1492 King John II sent da Gama to the port ...

Vasco da Gama: Facts & Biography - Live Science

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Mar 24, 2016 ... Vasco da Gama was a highly successful Portuguese sailor and explorer ... to assist da Gama; the guide may have been famous Arab navigator ...

Vasco da Gama - Ages of Exploration

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Vasco da Gama found a direct sea route from Europe to Asia, and was the first European to sail to India by going around ... Also Known As: Dom Vasco da Gama.

Vasco da Gama Facts - Softschools

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Vasco da Gama became famous for being the first European explorer to leave Europe by ship and sail to India by going around Africa. He was a Portuguese ...

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Little is known of the early life of Vasco da Gama; his father was governor of Sines, Portugal, where Vasco was born. He first comes to historical notice in 1492, ...

Vasco da Gama | Portuguese navigator | Britannica.com

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Jan 14, 2016 ... Vasco da Gama, Portuguese Vasco da Gama, 1 <sup>er</sup> conde da Vidigueira (born c. 1460, Sines ... Little is known of his early life. In 1492 King ...

All About Explorers | Vasco da Gama

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Search. You are here: Home > Explorers A to Z > Vasco da Gama ... Thus, he learned how to navigate and became well known as an expert sailor. As a young  ...

10 Major Accomplishments of Explorer Vasco da Gama | Learnodo ...

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Oct 29, 2015 ... Vasco da Gama is famous for his discovery of a maritime route between Portugal and India. Here are his 10 major accomplishments and ...

BBC - History - Vasco da Gama

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Vasco da Gama was born in about 1460 into a noble family. Little is known of his early life. In 1497, he was appointed to command an expedition equipped by ...

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Vasco da Gama - Explorer - Biography.com

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Jul 8, 2014 ... Explorer Vasco da Gama was born into a noble family around 1460 in Sines, Portugal. Little is known about his upbringing except that he was ...

Vasco da Gama: Explorer - EnchantedLearning.com

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Vasco da Gama (1460-1524) was a Portuguese explorer who found a route from ... his son famous, but the elder da Gama died before completing the journey.

Explorers for Kids: Vasco da Gama - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the biography and life of explorer Vasco da Gama. ... Kochi, India; Best known for: The first European to sail from Europe to India around Africa.