Vasco Da Gama

By Trot Wood

Introduction

Da gama was famous by captaining the first European voyage ever to sail to India. His life was not without controversy. How ever even if it was failed with fame fortune.

Early Life

Da gama was born at sines in Portugal in 1469. His father was a knight and a explorer.

Reasons for exploration

Da gama was looking for people to trade with and he was looking for fame. Portugal payed for him to explore.

discoveries

He traveled by ship. He was looking for spices and jewels. He explored on July 8, 1497 he explored Portugal.

legacy

He died at Cochin, India, December 24, 1524 he consed the world by captaining the first European voyage ever to sail to India.
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Vasco Da Gama

Monday, Dec. 15th 1524 at 9pm

Cochin India.

Vasco Da Gama died Cochin, India, December 24, 1524.
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