Explorers and Expeditions
Juan Ponce de Leon

Why is Juan Ponce De Leon important to Florida History?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2014-08-23 04:37:19

Juan Ponce De Leon is important to Florida history because he discovered and explorer Florida. He was the first explorer to do so.


Your Answer

Related Questions

juan ponce de leon, a spanish explorer, discovered Florida at Easter

Juan Ponce De Leon Juan Ponce De Leon

Juan Ponce de Leon discovered Florida, or as he called it 'La Florida', on April 2, 1513.

juan ponce de leon discovered Florida

Juan Ponce Leon discovered Florida.

La Florida was named by Juan Ponce de Leon on 2 April 1513.

Juan Ponce de Leon found gold in Florida.

Juan Ponce de Leon started his journey to Florida in 1513 , but went to colonize it in 1521.

He was the first European to set foot on the land of Florida.

Answer Juan Ponce de León. Juan Ponce de Leon.

Juan Ponce de Leon named Florida on April 2, 1513 because it was a flowerd land.

he explored Florida and named it a name

Juan Ponce de Leon changed the worled by finding and naming Florida

Juan Ponce de Leon had a lot of accomplishments. But his major accomplishment is finding Florida.

Juan Ponce de Leon first came to Florida in 1513. In 1521 de Leon later returned to perform a permanent settlement. The Native Americans didn't like that idea so they declared war. Juan Ponce de Leon was injured in the leg forcing him to retreat to the nearby island of Cuba where he died from his injury.

The person who received permission to colonize Florida was Juan Ponce de Leon. Juan Ponce de Leon was the Spanish explorer who received permission to colonize Florida. Juan Ponce de Leon received permission from Ferdinand to colonize Florida after he returned to Spain in 1514.

Juan Ponce De Leon was trying to sail to Florida to find the Fountain of Youth

Juan Ponce de Leon was a merchant and explorer who found Florida and the city St. Augustine.

Juan Ponce de Leon discovered the state of Florida while looking for the fountain of youth.

Juan Ponce De Leon went to Florida to please his King and queen and to find gold, but he got shot in the chest with an arrow.

The person who discovered Florida was Juan ponce DE Leon

Copyright ยฉ 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.