Who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe?

Answer The first Englishman to circumnavigate, or go around, the globe was Sir Francis Drake. He was born in 1540, made his famous journey from 1577 to 1580, and died off the coast of Puerto Rico in 1596.... Read More »

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How to Circumnavigate the United States in 15 Days on a U.S.A. Rail Pass?

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Who was the first woman to go around the globe?

Pilot Jerrie Mock was the first woman to fly solo around the world, accomplishing the feat in 1964, according to Round-the-World Flights. Kay Cottee was the first woman to circumnavigate the globe ... Read More »

What is a globe valve?

A globe valve is a valve that can be adjusted to control the flow of water. These valves are used in pipes during water installation procedures. Globe valves, also known as gate valves, are common ... Read More »