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AnonymNov 18, 2013

What is the name of the Portuguese explorer who gave the Pacific Ocean its name?

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    Nov 18, 2013

    Ferdinand Magellan was the Portuguese explorer who gave the Pacific Ocean its name. He was born in 1480 in Sabrosa, Tras-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal. He is also the first person to sail from the Atlantic Ocean to Pacific Ocean (1519–1522).

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    AnonymNov 18, 2013

    The explorer who gave the Pacific Ocean its name was Ferdinand Magellan.

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