francis drake

exploers back ground

Frances drake lived to be 56, also he was born in tavistock, in devonshire,he died from a tropical disease called the blood flux and they bared his body at sea in a coffin in puerto bello,was in to slave trading before chosen in 1577 as the leader of an expedtion to go around south america through the strait of magellan to explore around that coast


  • first to pass from atlantic to the pacific coast of south america

  • thought he has seen a giant when he went to south america

  • stole money and gave to the poor

  • he brought back spanish gold and plunder

Impact on World OR World Today

he impact the world by fighting the Spanish if he didn't they might have not won. it would change somethings like maybe we might have more Spanish people in america or Spanish people lived in america
Sir Francis Drake Documentary