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i think the navigation system Magellan was named after Ferdinand Magellan
The Magellanic penguins were named after Ferdinand Magellan.
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Ferdinand Magellan full name?

His full name was Ferdinand Magellan or in Spanish Fernando de  Magallanes. He was an explorer and was the first to sail from  Europe to Asia.

Who was Ferdinand Magellan?

Ferdinand Magellan (c. 1480-1521) was an early explorer of the New World. He was one of the first individuals to cross all the meridians of the globe, sailing to the Pacific t

What was named after Ferdinand Magellan near the tip of South America?

On October 21, 1519, he reached the tip of South America. It took him more than four weeks to go through what was later named the Strait of Magellan to the Pacific Ocean, whic

What did Ferdinand Magellan do?

Magellan, though Portuguese by birth, captained a Spanish fleet with the intention of reaching the Spice Islands (Maluku, Indonesia) by sailing west around South America. Th

What was Ferdinand Magellan?

Ferdinand Magellan was an explorer who is known for being the first  European to travel to Asia through the west. He grew up on ships  and was a very good navigator.

What did he do Ferdinand Magellan?

Ferdinand Magellan was most famous for having the 1st voyage around the world. his 5 ships were the sanot Antonio the conception the the Victoria and the Santiago. Magellan wa

What is the real name of Ferdinand Magellan?

His Portuguese name is commonly spelled Fernao de Magalhaes. The a in Fernao has a tilde above it, as the a in haes.    It is also spelled Fernam de Magalhaens or Magal