Edison Explorers

Vasco Nunez de Balboa

Full name:vasco nunez de Balboa


Died:1519'beheaded,a lady,near,panama


Vasco Nunez de Balboa was a explorer. He was born in Extrenadura, in Castile,Spain.

Balboa(his nick name) went on a voyage to get gold from the south. He hoped for the presses medals but instead, he found the Pacific Ocean and claimed it for all Spain's shores.

The discovery arrived a few days after he had sent Pedro arias de Avila to be the new governed of Darien. He was jealous of Balboa and got him beheaded in Acla, near Darien, panama, in January 13,1519

Christopher Columbus

Name:Christopher columbus


born:oct 31,1451,genoa,italy

may 1506 valladolid, spian


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