Sebastian Cabot

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son of John Cabot who was born in Italy and who led an English expedition in search of the Northwest Passage and a Spanish expedition that explored the La Plata region of Brazil


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It was introduced to Europe by Sebastian Cabot on his return from the NewWorld.
The Muscovy Company was founded by Sebastian Cabot, the son of John Cabot, who explored the coastlines of Cape Breton Island, Labrador, and Newfoundland in 1497.
The Plate was alternately called the "Sweet Sea" by Antonio de Herrera (19) "River Hurnai" by Sebastian Cabot who recounts this asa Guarani reference (22), "River (Arroyo de) Solis" by Felix de Azara (23) and the "River of Treason," by Martin del Barco Centenera (20).
Featured in this broad overview of a century and a half of European exploration of the world are the endeavors of Henry the Navigator, Bartholomew Diaz, Vasco da Gama, Christopher Columbus, Amerigo Vespucchi, John and Sebastian Cabot, Ferdinand Magellan, Hernando Cortez, Francisco Pizarro, Francisco Coronado and Hernando Desoto.
In early episodes these included "Rabbicop," with Arnold Schwarzenegger under cover as an Orthodox rabbi; "Crocodile Gandhi," featuring the Crocodile Dundee guy as an Aussie mahatma; and "Family Affair: The Movie," a big-screen remake of the 1970s sitcom with Marlon Brando in the Sebastian Cabot role of Mr.