What was Prince Henry the navigator known for?


Henry the Navigator, (3/4/1394 -11/13/1460) was a prince of the Kingdom of Portugal and an important figure in the early days of the Portuguese Empire, responsible for the beginning of the worldwide European explorations and maritime trade.

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