Ponce de Le'on was a spanish explorer who discovered what is now Florida.
He was seaching for the Fouitan of youth.
Ponce de leon claimed Florida to Spain.
In 1513 he led expedition to Florida.map_of_mexico.gif
In 1513 ponce de leon was searching for a mysterious land called beimeni.
Instead of finding Beimeni ponce de leon found a different land.
Ponce de leon descrides the explorers life, his journey and his lasting impact upon world history.
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But ponce de leon did find Florida.[[image:map_n_america.ponce de Leon the book