Cabrillo Juan Rodríguez

Ca·bri·llo

 (kə-brē′lō, -yō, -brēl′yō, kä-brēl′yo͝o), Juan Rodríguez Died 1543.
Portuguese-born Spanish explorer who was the first European to explore the coast of California (1542).
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