Henry the Navigator (Dom Henrique o Navegador)
Died: 1460 AD, at 66 years of age.
1394 – He was born on the 4th day of March this year.
1434 – After twelve years of failures, one of his seamen, Gil Eannes, bolder than the rest, and inspired by his master's zeal and generosity, doubled the terrible Cape.
1437 – He was responsible for a disastrous attack on Tangier in this year, which caused the captivity and death of his brother Fernando (Blessed Ferdinand), "the Constant Prince."
1458 – He took part in the capture of Alcacer.
1460 – He died on the 13th day of November this year.
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