The first of these took place in 1513 when a group of men under juan ponce de leon landed on the florida coast near the present city of st augustine with the conquest of mexico in 1522, the spanish further solidified their position in the western hemisphere. Juan ponce de leon juan ponce de león (1474 - july 1521) was a spanish explorer and conquistador he became the first governor of puerto rico by appointment of the spanish crown. Juan ponce de león was appointed as the first governor of puerto rico in 1508, in 1579, after several others had already served as governor, juan ponce de león ii became the first person born in puerto rico to assume, temporarily, the governorship of puerto rico.
Juan ponce de leon was a spanish explorer born in 1474 in santervas de campos, castille his parents' identity is unknown but it is believed they were influential and noble people as a young man he was pedro nunez de guzman's squire, and then as a soldier who participated in spain's re-conquest. Florida or bust: juan ponce de leon by jennifer jordan | submitted on december 22, 2006 many of us discover florida upon retirement, as we set out in our lincolns and head towards the atlantic ocean. Juan ponce de león and his lands of discovery vasco da gama and the sea route to india as you read about marco polo’s travels, try and count the many new things and descriptions he brought to mediterranean countries besides the polos, however, there were many islamic traders who traveled to china, like ibn battuta, who came from morocco.
Juan ponce de leon (1474-1521) famous for: the search of the fountain of youth and discovery of florida spanish conquistador and explorer juan ponce de leon and the legendary fountain of youth have been linked to one another up to this day. -- juan ponce de leon and the search for the fountain of youth -- juan ponce de leon and the spanish discovery of puerto rico and florida -- juan ponce de leon searches for the fountain of youth. Juan ponce de leon: the exploration of florida and the search for the fountain of youth by robert greenberger juan ponce de león by nina brown baker juan ponce de león and the spanish discovery of puerto rico by robert h fuson.
The travels of juan ponce de león by deborah crisfield o vnion de aquella tierra, con asia desde el año de 1512 que descubriò la florida, juan ponce de leon, john, cabot, sebastian, cabral, pedro alvares, caribbean area cartography columbus, christopher conquerors conquest of mexico (1519-1540) coronado,. Hernando de soto was born c 1496/97 in extramadura, spain his parents were minor spain by another conquistador, juan ponce de león the king conquest of panama 1524 de soto helped francisco hernández de córdoba conquer nicaragua de. The spanish conquistador juan ponce de leon traveled to the new world on columbus’ second voyage he explored areas to the north, looking for a fountain of youth, and landed on a peninsula on the coast of north america, which he named florida.
Juan ponce de leon (1474 - 1521) ponce de leon sailed with christopher columbus on his second voyage he stayed in santo domingo and soon became governor of puerto rico. Juan ponce de leon (1460-1521) was a spanish explorer and soldier who was the first european to set foot in florida he also established the oldest european settlement in puerto rico and discovered the gulf stream (a current in the atlantic ocean. It looks like you've lost connection to our server please check your internet connection or reload this page.
In the 15th century, europeans began to sail west across the atlantic ocean in search of new routes to china and the east, but in the process they discovered an entirely new world: north and south. History of juan ponce de leon's voyages to florida: source records : aj-095 : 1524 : verrazzano, giovanni da, hernández de biedma, luys : relation of the conquest of florida presented by luys hernández de biedma in the year 1544 to the king of spain in travels through the interior parts of north america, in the years 1766, 1767, and. Don juan ponce de leon was born in the spanish province of valladolid in 1474, and died in havana, cuba in 1521 at the young age of 47 an experienced soldier that participated in the 1492 re-conquest of spain, he then joined christopher columbus plus some other 1200 sailor colonists for his second voyage (1493) to the new world.
Pedro cieza de león (llerena, spain c 1520 – seville, spain 1554) was a spanish conquistador and chronicler of peruhe is known primarily for his history and description of peru, crónicas del perúhe wrote this book in four parts, but only the first was published during his lifetime the remaining sections were not published until the 19th and 20th centuries. Juan ponce de león was a spanish conquistador and explorer, best remembered for settling the island of puerto rico and for directing the first major explorations of florida he made two trips to florida: one in 1513 and the second in 1521.
Juan ponce de leon was born in 1460 in spainhis parents were nobles and ponce de leon led a privileged life he became a soldier, fighting against the moors in granada, and later sailed to america with christopher columbus he was made governor of hispaniola, the settlement started by columbus. Juan ponce de león was born into a poor yet noble family in santervás de campos, spain, in 1460 he served as a page at the court of aragon, where he learned social skills, religion and military. Ponce de leon was a crew member under christopher colombus duringhis second voyage to the new world in 1493 this was the first timehe ever landed on the island of puerto rico, the island that.