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Who was a famous 6th century Phoenician explorer?
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Lewis and Clark, Columbus, Coronado, John Glen,
Himilco was the Phoenician who traveled to England. He went around Spain from Carthage and landed in the British Isles.
Who came first the America
Some famous explorers are Christopher Columbus, John Cabot, David Thompson and Henry Hudson.
I would say that the most famous Phoenician would have to be Hiram I of Tyre (980-936 bc). Mentioned in the Bible as a friend and trading partner of King Solomon of Israel. Un…der his rule Tyre grew to be the most important of Phoenician cities.
Trade, inventing alphabetic writing.
Inventing an alphabet to replace syllabic writing. This alphabet is the basis for the Greek and Roman alphabets, and ultimately the alphabet we commonly use today.