Christopher Columbus

Spain financed the trip.

Columbus landed in the bahamas.

He made his first voyage in 1492.

Columbus was inspired by Marco Polo.

Vaso Da Gama's Route

He sailed east.

He set sail fo the First Expedition in 1497.

On the far east and found the americas.

There was 4 ships of 170 in each at the begining but more than half the crew died on the voyage.

Magellan ^ above is his route

He found his passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific.

Magellan was killed.

He changed the world because he helped establish the notion that all the people of the earth share 1 globe and a common humanity.