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What is Juan Ponce de Leon famous for?

Juan Ponce de Leon (1460-1521) He was famous for his search for the fabled "Fountain of Youth" near Bimini and for his discovery of Florida (which he named for the Easter feas (MORE)

When did Juan Ponce de Leon die?

Juan Ponce De Leon died in July 1521 from a wound from an arrow supposedly poisoned with the sap of the Manchineel tree that he received in a battle with the Calusa tribe whil (MORE)

Who was juan gines de sepulveda?

Spanish humanist and scholar of the 16th century. Born in Spain, he was trained in Italy as a Latin scholar and wrote one of the best translations of Aristotle's great works o (MORE)

Who was Juan de miralles?

He was the first unofficial Spanish observer of the Continental Congress during the Revolution. He was incredibly popular and befriended Washington, John Jay, and many other C (MORE)

Where does the last name arizmendi come from?

  "Arizmendi" and some related forms (such as "Arismendi", "Aritzmendi" or "Haritzmendi") is a common surname in the Basque Country (Spain and France) and Navarra (Spain). (MORE)

Who was Saint Alejo?

A Dutch bishop, who was dedicated with kindness and generosity to his people, gained enemies for defending the truth. For example, Empress Judith, who lived a scandalous life, (MORE)