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History of England
Explorers and Expeditions
Who was the first explorer to sail around South America to India?
July 26, 2008 11:03AM
The voyage of Ferdinand Magellan. This was in 1521. Magellan was killed in the Philippine islands. Of over 200 who set out just 18 men would survive the circumnavigation.