?THE LIFE AND JOURNEY OF PRINCE HENRY THE NAVIGATOR?***

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					            Prince
            Henry
            had 2               *Prince Henry was the
            older               Governor of Ceuta!
Prince      brothers             * He went to Cape Saint
Henry       and was             Vincent to prepare for
was born    the 3rd son
on March    to King
                                expeditions
14th 1394   Henry the           *Prince Henry taught at and
in Porto    1st and             founded a school for oceanic
Portugal    Queen               navigational and
England.    Phillipia.          astronomical observatory at
                                Sagres Portugal in 1418
  His
                                *His goal was to send
  horoscope
  at birth was
                                explorers past Cape Bojador
  he had a                      He met his goal!
  special                       *He sponsored over 50
  destiny to                    voyages in his
  achieve                       lifetime!!!!!!
  great                              WOWWWWWW
  conquests



                Prince Henry ROCKS!!!!!!!!!!
         
                                      Prince
         A
       Poor Prince Henry
                                                               Henry
                                                               explored
       died on November 13th                                   West
       1460. He lived to be                                    Africa’s
       66 yrs old! During his                                  coast
       lifetime he brought                                     during
       over 2,000 miles of             It’s                    the
       unknowness to maps              Prince                  1400’s
       around the world.               Henry!                 
Some of Prince Henry’s journeys that he sponsored were…

Africa’s west coast-Madeira Islands-Joao
Goncalves-1420, rounded Cape Bojador-Eannes-
                    Sources
1434, Cape Blanc-Nuno Tristao-1444, Cap Vert -
1455, Gambia River-Cadamosto-1456, Cape Palmas-
Gomes-1459 through 1460


     Prince Henry sponsored 14
     trips over a 12 year course               Nobody
     Wow that’s a lot of trips to              had ever
     take in 12 years                          sailed past
                                               Cape
                                               Bojador
                                               and come
                                               back
                                               alive,
                                               until
      People still consider                    Prince
      Prince Henry an                          Henry
                                               came to
      explorer even though he                  town.
      didn’t actually go on any
      of the voyages himself!
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2009.

Claude Hurwicz. Henry the Navigator. New York: Rosen Group INC., 2001.

Demon Communications for Enterprise. "Henry the Navigator."

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"Encyclopedia of the World Bio. Henry the Nav."

        Http://www.bookrags.com/biography.prince-henry-the-navigator/.

"Henry the Navigator." World Book. H-9 ed. 2006. 191-91.

Jean Fritz. Around the World in 100 Years. New York: Anthony Bacon Venti,

        1994.

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        Macmillian, 1990.

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