Famous Spanish Explorers
Juan Ponce de León
Hernando de Soto
Explorer / 1500 - 1542
Hernando de Soto was a Spanish explorer and conquistador who participated in the conquests of Central America and Peru and discovered the Mississippi River.
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profile name: Amerigo Vespucci profile occupation: Explorer
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profile name: Hernán Cortés profile occupation: Explorer, Military Leader
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