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What Are Some Interesting Facts About Juan Ponce De Leon?

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He was a Spanish explorer who became the first governor of Puerto Rico, and led the first European expedition to Florida.
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He founded Florida and claimed it for Spain..... He named it after Pascua Florida ( Feast of Flowers) and named it La Florida.
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He has a statue in saint  augustine florida
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Juan Ponce De Leon died in Cuba in battle because of a poisonous arrow. Died in battle.
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First governor of Puerto Rico,buried at La fortaleza in san Juan,P.R., died looking for the fountain of youth in florida.
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Juan Ponce de leon sailed on four ships,the Santa Maria, San Cristoval , the Santiago, and de Consolacion!!!!
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He found Florida. He had thought he found the fountain of youth in St. Augustine, Florida, though what he found was not such a fountain to contain the ability to make one young again. His main impact was discovering La Florida (The Flowery in spanish).

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