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Portuguese Explorers Quiz

Guess the Portugese explorers by the description given.
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Last updated: January 21, 2019
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Birth year
Description
Answer
1448/1450
Brothers who explored and disappeared in northeastern Canada
Gaspar & Miguel Corte-Real
1450
First European to sail around the southernmost tip of Africa
Bartolomeu Dias
1452
First European to explore the Congo River
Diogo Cão
1453
Established a Portuguese Asian empire
Afonso de Albuquerque
1460
Fist European to sail to India
Vasco da Gama
1467
Discoverer of Brazil
Pedro Álvares Cabral
1480
Led the first circumnavigation of the globe
Ferdinand Magellan
1563
Led the first Spanish Pacific expeditions
Pedro Fernandes de Queirós
1598
Explored inland Brazil
António Raposo Tavares
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