|Birth Day||March 4, 1394|
|Birth Place||Porto, Portugal|
|Age||625 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 13, 1460 (age 66)|
Portuguese Explorer who was credited with beginning the Age of Exploration.
He developed a new type of ship, the caravel, to further his interests in exploration.
He explored more than half of the globe by sea during his lifetime.
Christopher Columbus and Navigator are two of the most famous maritime explorers in history.