Ana səhifə

Bartolomeu Dias Place of Birth


Yüklə 7.93 Kb.
tarix07.05.2016
ölçüsü7.93 Kb.
Name Ashley Justice

Date 9-1-10

Class 2nd Language Arts


Name


Bartolomeu Dias

Place of Birth


Portugal

D.O.B


1457

D.O.D.


1500

Age at Death


43

Occupation


Explorer and navigator

Flag sailed Under





Date 1st Voyage


In August in 1487 began his voyage of exploration around Africa to the Indies. The voyage lasted 16 months.

Date 2nd Voyage


1497-Dias accompanied the expedition led by Vasco de Gama with Predro Alvares Cabral, and Christopher Columbus. The voyage took a mysterious course to the New World and Cabral discovered Brazil. Then the expedition then turned back towards the south coast of Africa.

Total Voyages


3

Reason for Voyages

Bartholomeu just wanted to be an explorer and navigator.

Land/Area Explored

Africa, Indies, Brazil

New Discoveries/ Accomplishments

1st European to lead a 1487 voyage around the cape of Good Hope on the southern most tip of Africa.

Dias helped discover Brazil




Verilənlər bazası müəlliflik hüququ ilə müdafiə olunur ©anasahife.org 2016
rəhbərliyinə müraciət