Giovanni da verrazzano (also spelled verrazano) was born in tuscany, italy in 1485 and died in 1528 in the lesser antilles he was a florentine explorer sailing under the french flag. Giovanni da verrazzano | italian navigator ( french : nouvelle-angoul me ) was the name given in april 1524 by the florentine explorer giovanni da verrazzano (or it was first mentioned as a white grape in a written logbook by the florentine explorer giovanni de verrazzano while. North american explorer: giovanni da verrazzano france, the son of alessandro di bartolommeo da verrazano and giovanna guadagni whatever the case, writes ronald s love, verrazzano always considered himself to be florentine,. Giovanni da verrazzano (sometimes also spelled verrazano) (1485-1528) was a florentine explorer of north america, in the service of king francis i of france. Giovanni da verrazzano was hired around 1524 by francis 1 of france to explore the region between florida and new found land in hope to finding a giovanni wanted to ''travel to some warmer country with the florentine merchants were very disappointed with the results that.
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He was an italian explorer and pirate giovanni da verrazano was paid by the french to capture the spainiard ships and he was also the navigator who was the first european to the florentine navigator giovanni da verrazano giovanni reached america in 1525 while sailing under the french. Giovanni da verrazzano was an italian explorer who charted the atlantic coast of north america between the carolinas and newfoundland, including new york harbor in 1524 the verrazano-narrows bridge in new york was named after him giovanni da verrazzano was born around 1485 near val di greve, 30. Jacques cartier, verrazano and france in the new world he explored what is now canada and set the stage for the great explorer and navigator samuel de champlain to begin colonization of canada giovanni da verrazano. Giovanni da verrazano giovanni da verrazano was a florentine explorer and navigator although he was italian, he was employed by the kind of france to find a passage to the pacific ocean.
Giovanni da verrazzano | italian navigator 2007, p 332: thirty miles south of florence, in the tuscan town of greve, explorer giovanni da verrazano (sometimes spelled verrazzano) was born the voyages of giovanni da verrazzano. Giovanni da verrazzano (1485-1528) was a florentine explorer who mapped the north american coast in 1524, he sailed from france towards the american continent intending to eventually reach asia. Catholic encyclopedia (1913)/giovanni da verrazano from wikisource navigator, b about 1485, of good family, at val di brevoort, verrazano the navigator (new york, 1874) idem, verrazano the first explorer of the atlantic coast in magazine of am hist, viii (new york, 1882.
Verrazano, giovanni da giovanni da verrazano, florentine navigator, was born of noble parentage at his family villa in tuscany, about 30 miles south of florence about 1506 he went to dieppe, france verrazano compiled a description of the lands and people he found and drew a map of the. Another look at verrazzano's one of the most interesting cases is that of florentine navigator giovanni da verrazzano3 except for the verrazzano's description of the natural and human resources of the new land showed very little that could be of immediate interest to his financial. Henry hudson and his crew sailed into the river that would bear his name september hudson was not the first european explorer to discover this river the florentine navigator giovanni da verrazano discovered the hudson in 1524. La dauphine (fr the dauphin was a three-masted sailing vessel that served as the flagship of the explorer giovanni da verrazzano on his first voyage to the new world while seeking a pamlico sound was entered and verrazzano's exaggerated description of it gave birth to the concept of. Giovanni da verrazano was a florentine explorer and navigator although he was italian, he was employed by the kind of france to find a passage to the pacific ocean.