[2015] Gavin Yoachum: Great Explorer

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[2015] Gavin Yoachum: Great Explorer

Vascoda Gama

Known as "THE BEARD" Vasco da Gama was the first European to successfully sail to India. Born in the coastal town of Sines, Portugal in 1460, da Gama was drawn to the water. When offered to go on an expedition, he immedately said yes.



Once he made his route, the Portuguese forced trade from India. Insted of exploring the New World.

Vasco de Gama voyage

Vasco da Gama was born in Sines, Portugal. A coastal town.

Vasco da Gama took the voyage from Portugal to India. Under Cape of good hope.

Vasco da Gama reached India, and literally blew his way to the king.

In 1524, King John III of Portugal named Vasco da Gama viceroy (governor) in India.

Vasco da Gama died in December 24, 1524, Kochi, India


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