Juan Ponce de Leon


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Noun1.Juan Ponce de Leon - Spanish explorer who accompanied Columbus on his second trip in 1493; in 1513 he discovered Florida while searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth (1460-1521)
navigator - in earlier times, a person who explored by ship
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Florida, discovered on Palm Sunday, in 1512, by Juan Ponce de Leon, was originally named Pascha Florida .
Many of us are familiar with the fabled Fountain of Youth that the Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon was looking for.
The city is the oldest in the US, dating back to 1513 when the Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon rocked up.
The main purpose of his expedition is the commemoration of the fifth centennial of the European discovery of Florida by Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon in 1513, as well as celebrating the fifth centennial of the European discovery of the Pacific Ocean by Spanish adventurer Vasco Nunez de Balboa (in 1513).
We are privileged that one of the most important if not the most important early work of the contemporary master Ronald Ventura is a highlight in this sale, said gallery director Juan Ponce de Leon.
In 1513, Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sighted present-day Florida.
Like most explorers, Juan Ponce de Leon got off track.