The Age of Exploration started in the Renaissance

Christopher Columbus found a New World

Amerigo Vespucci discovered that it’s another island

The People that was in the age was Christopher Columbus, Vasco da Gama, Pedro Álvares Cabral, John Cabot, Juan Ponce de Leon, Amerigo Vespucci, and Ferdinand Magellan

America was named after Amerigo Vespucci

Christopher columbus was born in the city of Genoa, Italy 1451

Columbus took 4 voyages, he also learned astonomy

Vasco De Balboa landed by a shore and was named after him which is now called Balboa Park

Prince Henry The Navigator had a navigation school of his own

John Cabot was a native in Genoa and he was a citizen of Venice

John Cabot discovered Asia but it was really North America

Ferdinand Magellan accomplishment was that he found a passage beetween the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

Being the first European to set foot on Brazil that is what Amerigo Vesspucci did

Vasco Da Gama was the first person to discover the sea route to India


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