Vasco Nunez de Balboa

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Noun1.Vasco Nunez de Balboa - Spanish explorer who in 1513 crossed the Isthmus of Darien and became the first European to see the eastern shores of the Pacific Ocean (1475-1519)Vasco Nunez de Balboa - Spanish explorer who in 1513 crossed the Isthmus of Darien and became the first European to see the eastern shores of the Pacific Ocean (1475-1519)
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1513 Vasco Balboa became the first European to see the Pacific Ocean.
SEPTEMBER 25, 1513: Explorer Vasco Balboa first European to see Pacific Ocean.
On This Day: 1513: Vasco Balboa became the first European to see the Pacific Ocean.