Vasco da Gama

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Vasco da Gama

(ˈvæskəʊ də ˈɡɑːmə)
(Biography) See Gama
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(ˈgæm ə, ˈgɑ mə)

Vasco da, c1460–1524, Portuguese navigator: first to sail from Europe to India.
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It coasted even the Island of Kiltan, a land originally coraline, discovered by Vasco da Gama in 1499, and one of the nineteen principal islands of the Laccadive Archipelago, situated between
Toward the end of the fifteenth century the Portuguese sailor, Vasco da Gama, finishing the work of Diaz, discovered the sea route to India around the Cape of Good Hope.
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The resort town is best known for the Vasco da Gama Pillar, a bell-shaped monument built by the Portuguese in 1498.
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ROMARIO has been named as the new Vasco Da Gama boss - despite still being banned for failing a doping test.
The 41-year-old had hinted he would quit after reaching the landmark figure but after Vasco da Gama's 3-1 win over Sport yesterday he said: "I will not stop today but if I'd stopped I'd have done so a happy man.
VASCO da Gama are poised to pull Romario out of away games to spare him from burn-out.