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Q: How long did it take for Juan Sebastin Elcano to circumnavigate the world?
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When did Juan Sebastian Elcano circumnavigate the world?


What was the first ship to circumnavigate the world?

The first ship to circumnavigate the world was the Victoria. It was a part of Ferdinand Magellan's expedition in 1519. It was commanded by Magellan until he died in 1521 in the Philippines. After Magellan's death, it was commanded by Juan Sebastian Elcano, who completed the voyage in Europe in 1522.

Called the first to circumnavigate the Earth?

Magellan's voyage, but since he died during the passage the answer is Juan Sebastian Elcano who was Magellan's second in command.

When did Juan SebastiΓ‘n Elcano die?

Juan Sebastián Elcano died on 1526-08-04.

Who was the first person to circumnavigate the world?

The first person to circumnavigate the earth was Magellan's Basque navigator Juan Sebastián Elcano, Magellan himself was killed in the Philippines and did not complete the voyage. Elcano took command and completed the voyage Magellan began. In fact, Magellan had travelled eastwards to the Malay Peninsula on an earlier voyage, so he became the first explorer to cross all of the meridians of the globe.

Who was know for being the first person to circumnavigate the world?

Ferdinand Magellan is generally given credit, but he died in the Philippians.Certain members of his original crew, most notably his navigator, Juan Sebastián de Elcano did make it.

Who was given credit of being the first to circumnavigate the globe?

Magellan was given credit for it. However he was not the first as he died half way around. His first mate Juan Sebastián de Elcano was actually the first person to successfully circumnavigate the globe.

What happen in the Philippines Why should Magellan be given credit as the first man to circumnavigate the globe?

Actually, he should NOT be. He was killed in a battle in the Philippines, and did not complete the circumnavigation of the world. It was completed by Juan Sebastián Elcano, but Magellan had better press- and got the credit. .

What explorers explored the World?

England, Spain, France, Portugal, Netherlands were the primary explorers in the New World.

Why is Juan Sebastian Elcano important?

Juan Sebastian Elcano was the first navigator to complete circling the globe that was started by Ferdinand Magellan, who passed during the trip.

When was juan Sebastian de elcano born?

He Was Borin In 1486(:

Did Columbus circumnavigate the globe in 1519 1522?

No nope it wasn't Columbus neither Magellan it was Juan Sebastian Elcano. Magellan didn't complete the circumnavigation because he died before the battle of Mactan in Pre colonial Philippines and Elcano continued the voyage back to Spain with Victoria (the only surviving ship of 5 from Magellan's expedition)

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