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Who is Magellan?

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asked Jul 28, 2016 in GK by Puskar (5,910 points)
edited Jul 28, 2016 by sarthaks

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answered Jul 28, 2016 by sarthaks (25,848 points)
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Ferdinand Magellan was a Portuguese explorer who organised the Castilian expedition to the East Indies from 1519 to 1522, resulting in the first circumnavigation of the Earth.

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answered Jul 30, 2016 by Arunish Kumar (834 points)
In search of fame and fortune Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan set out from Spain in 1519 with fleet of five ships to discover a western sea route to the spice islands.

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