Ponce de leon

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Juan Ponce de León (født ca. 14i Santervás de Campos nær Valladoli Spania, død 15på Cuba) var en spansk oppdager, conquistador og Puerto Ricos . Juan Ponce de León was a Spanish explorer and conquistador. He became the first Governor of Puerto Rico by appointment of the Spanish crown.

BufretLignendeOversett denne sidenFind out more about the history of Juan Ponce de León, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. On the anniversary of his landing in Florida, find out how Ponce de León’s name became inextricably linked with the Fountain of Youth. After sailing on Christopher Columbus’s second voyage to the New Worl Juan Ponce de León made a name for himself by leading a Spanish . In 149 Ponce de León sailed with Christopher Columbus on Columbus’ second voyage to the Americas.

He and his family settled on an island in the . Born into a noble family, Ponce de León was a page in the royal court of Aragon . Kids learn about the biography of explorer Juan Ponce de Leon including his early life, going to the New Worl governor of Puerto Rico, exploring Florida, the . Juan Ponce de Leon (1460?-1521) was a Spanish explorer and soldier who was the first European to set foot in Florida.