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Juan Sebastián del Elcano

(1475—1526)


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(1475–1526),

Basque mariner, born in the province of Guipúzcoa on the Bay of Biscay. He was given the command of the vitoria, one of the five ships in Magellan's fleet. ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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