Monthly Archives: March 2016

First aerial crossing of the South Atlantic (1922)

Gago Coutinho and Artur de Sacadura CabralĀ  flew from Lisbon, Portugal, to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, between March 30 and June 17, 1922. Advertisements

Posted in Culture, History

Henry the Navigator was born in 1394

Infante Henry, also known as Henry the Navigator, was an important figure in the early days of the Portuguese Empire and the Age of Discoveries in total. He was responsible for the early development of European exploration and maritime trade

Posted in History
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