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Trujillo, Francisco de Orellana

Francisco de Orellana (1511, Trujillo, Spain - November 1546, Amazon River) was a Spanish explorer and conquistador. He completed the first known navigation of the length of the Amazon River, which was originally named for him.

 

Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francisco_de_Orellana

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Taken on October 5, 2011