150px-Armas_duque_viseu_svg.png220px-Henry_the_Navigator1.jpghenry the navigater was born 3 march 1394. henry was the 3rd son of king jhon founder opf the aviz dynasty. On the 25 of may, henry got an appointment as the govener of the very very rich order of christ. the pouturgesse sucsessor to the knights Templar, it had its head quarters at tomar.

Until henrys time Cape bojador stayed the most southerly point known to the Euriopeans on the unpromisingcoast of africa.
henry also continued work in events closer to home. in 1431 he donated a house for the estudo geral to reunite sciences , logic, grammer,