Background of Amerigo Vespucci
He was born in florenceon March 9th 1451, he was also the third son in a cultured family. Although he was born in Italy, Vespucci became a citizen of Spain. In the 40s, Vespucci wanted to be famous so he decided to leave his business behind and explore before it was too late. He was married to Maria Cerezo and died on February 22, 1512 due to malaria.
Impact on the world
This is a route that Amerigo used to sail to America
This is a replica of the ship Amerigo used to sail
Statue of Amerigo Vespucci