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After several weeks in the Philippines, Magellan had converted as many as 2,200 locals to Christianity, including Rajah Humabon of Cebu and most leaders of the islands around Cebu. However, the island of Mactan, led by Lapu-Lapu, resisted conversion.On the morning of 27 April 1521, Magellan sailed to Mactan with a small force.

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After traveling three-quarters of the way around the globe, Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan is killed during a tribal skirmish on Mactan Island in the Philippines. Earlier in the month ...

www.whodiscoveredit.com/who-discovered-the-philippines.html

Many Filipinos and even many Philippine history books and web sites would mention that Ferdinand Magellan discovered the Philippines in 1521. However, the said claim has been challenged thus making way for a different interpretation of the country's history. It is more accurate to say that the west discovered the Philippines through Magellan.

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On September 20, 1519, Ferdinand Magellan, a Portuguese explorer working for Spain, led the first expedition to circumnavigate the globe in search of valuable spices, bringing his crew of 241 men, and a fleet of five ships – Trinidad, San Antonio, Concepcion, Victoria, and Santiago.

www.reference.com/history/discovered-philippines-e5c052401e14a678

According to the Worldmark Encyclopedia of Nations, the European discoverer of the Philippines was Ferdinand Magellan. He discovered the Philippines on March 15, 1521. Evidence of human habitation of...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Philippines

The history of the Philippines is believed to have begun with the arrival of the first humans using rafts or boats at least 67,000 years ago as the 2007 discovery of Callao Man suggested. Negrito groups first inhabited the isles. Groups of Austronesians later migrated to the islands.

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Magellan’s travel was long and arduous, and only two ships survived it. He discovered the Strait of Magellan at the southern tip of South America and became the first European to cross the Pacific Ocean. His remaining ships arrived at Homonhon island in Samar on March 16, 1521, named it Isla San Lazaro, erected a cross, and claimed it for Spain.

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Magellan discovered Philippines on March 16, 1521 and died there on April 27, 1521. Therefore, Magellan had only lived 42 days in the Philippines before he was killed by the troop of Lapu-lapu. share:

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Magellan discovered Philippines on March 16, 1521 and died there on April 27, 1521. Therefore, Magellan had only lived 42 days in the Philippines before he was killed by the troop of Lapu-lapu. share:

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In search of fame and fortune, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan (c. 1480-1521) set out from Spain in 1519 with a fleet of five ships to discover a western sea route to the Spice Islands. En ...