Who was the first European navigator to reach India?

Christopher Columbus
Bartolomeu Dias
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco da Gama
The sum of the dis­tances covered in the outward and return voyages made this ex­pe­di­tion the longest ocean voyage ever made until then, longer than the cir­cum­fer­ence of the Earth.

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Christopher Columbus
Bartolomeu Dias
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco da Gama
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flagBelgium
5%
5%
0%
88%
17
flagIndia
15%
2%
5%
76%
99
flagAustria
7%
7%
14%
71%
14
flagSweden
4%
25%
0%
70%
24
flagNorway
15%
10%
5%
65%
20
flagSpain
5%
20%
12%
62%
40
flagPoland
8%
13%
17%
60%
11658
flagUnknown
8%
11%
20%
58%
608
flagGermany
7%
19%
17%
55%
180
flagDenmark
31%
5%
10%
52%
19
flagthe Netherlands
5%
30%
15%
50%
40
flagAustralia
7%
21%
21%
50%
14
flagItaly
6%
33%
9%
51%
33
flagthe United Kingdom
8%
18%
25%
47%
354
flagCanada
6%
20%
26%
46%
30
flagFrance
3%
14%
35%
46%
28
flagthe United States
6%
23%
23%
43%
188
flagRepublic of Ireland
13%
24%
18%
43%
37
flagFinland
10%
42%
5%
42%
19
flagthe United Arab Emirates
31%
36%
9%
22%
22

Gender

men60%
women53%
Christopher Columbus
6%
10%
Bartolomeu Dias
14%
16%
Ferdinand Magellan
18%
19%
Vasco da Gama
60%
53%

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