The first Spanish explorer
The important facts are:
- Jaun Ponce de Leon discovered Florida.
- He served as a squire and trained in the arts of war.
- In 493 he joined Columbus on his second voyage.
- He became a military commander and deputy governor in 1506.
- He became the European discoverer of Florida which he named Pascua de Florida.
- He was severely wounded wich is the reason he died.
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