Bartolomeu Dias

The Renownd Explorer

The Beginning of Bartolomeu Dias

Bartolomeu Dias the Beginning Of His Life

Bartolomeu Dias was born in Portugal, 1450. He passed away on may 29, 1500. He was an important explorer that was the first to go around the southern tip of Africa.

Bartolomeu Dias achievements and Discoveries

Bartolomeu was knight of the royal house hold.

He came from an old seafaring family and who had headed many trading voyages to Guinea on the west coast of Africa.

Bartolomeu Actually discovered the west tip of Africa by accident, the reason was the headwinds were very strong and he couldn't yet turn against the wind.

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