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Vasco Nunez De Balboa
      
Was the First European to See Eastern Part of the Pacific Ocean in 1513
(1475-1519) Sailed from Spain in 1500 to northern coast of South America but ship was abandoned in Hispaniola. In 1510 Balboa stowed away with other Europeans to found the first settlement in the south Americas at Darien, Panama.
1513
   saw the   
Battle of Flodden Field
Fought in the county of Northumberland in northern England on 9 September 1513, between an invading Scots army under King James IV and an English army commanded by Thomas Howard, Earl of Surrey. It ended in a victory for the English and a bloody defeat for the Scots and was the largest battle (in terms of numbers) fought between the two nations.
1513
      
Jorge Álvarez Landed at Macau, China
Álvarez was a Portugeuse explorer. During the Ming Dynasty
1513
      
Leo X Became Pope
Son of Lorenzo de Medici; brings to Rome his love of classical culture
1513 - 21
   the Pope was   
Leo X
1513
      
The Battle of Flodden Field
Invading Scots are defeated by Henry VIII's forces.
1513
      
Balboa Sighted the Pacific Ocean
First European to do so
1513
   was the year of the   
Battle of Flodden Field
Fought in the county of Northumberland in northern England on 9 September 1513, between an invading Scots army under King James IV and an English army commanded by Thomas Howard, Earl of Surrey. It ended in a victory for the English and a bloody defeat for the Scots and was the largest battle (in terms of numbers) fought between the two nations.






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