Ferdinand Magellan

First person/ship to sail around the world

background of Magellan

He was a Portuguese explorer who his ship sailed around the world but he died in a battle in the Philippians and never saw his ship sail around the world.

Facts/achievements

.was the first ship to sail around the world

.discovered a way around south america into the pacific

.was proved the world was round.

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Magellan's impacts on the world

Proving the wold was round was crucial for science.Also he was the only person in his time to even attempt/complete to sail around the world.