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Juan de Grijalva

1480 - 1527

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Juan de Grijalva (Spanish: [xwan de ɣɾiˈxalβa]; born c. 1490 in Cuéllar, Crown of Castille – 21 January 1527 in Honduras) was a Spanish conquistador, and a relative of Diego Velázquez. He went to Hispaniola in 1508 and to Cuba in 1511. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan de Grijalva has received more than 87,853 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Juan de Grijalva is the 151st most popular explorer (down from 121st in 2019), the 549th most popular biography from Spain (down from 409th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Spanish Explorer.

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  • 28

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  • 2.90

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Among EXPLORERS

Among explorers, Juan de Grijalva ranks 151 out of 405Before him are Michael Rockefeller, Frederick de Houtman, Himilco, Sebastián de Belalcázar, Scylax of Caryanda, and Vladimir Arsenyev. After him are Gaspar Corte-Real, Anthony van Diemen, Rodrigo de Triana, Isabelle Eberhardt, Oscar Wisting, and Carsten Borchgrevink.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1480, Juan de Grijalva ranks 21Before him are Palma Vecchio, Dosso Dossi, Gazi Husrev-beg, Jean Clouet, Marcantonio Raimondi, and Sebastián de Belalcázar. After him are Pir Sultan Abdal, Herri met de Bles, Pedro Damiano, Giovanni Francesco Straparola, António de Abreu, and Girolamo Aleandro. Among people deceased in 1527, Juan de Grijalva ranks 4Before him are Niccolò Machiavelli, Charles III, Duke of Bourbon, and Diego Columbus. After him are Johann Froben and Rodrigo de Bastidas.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Juan de Grijalva ranks 549 out of 2,595Before him are Xabi Alonso (1981), Javier Marías (1951), Diego, Prince of Asturias (1575), Bigas Luna (1946), Catalina de Erauso (1592), and José Villalonga Llorente (1919). After him are Ordoño III of León (926), José de Espronceda (1808), Alfonso, Prince of Asturias (1453), Juan Carreño de Miranda (1614), Reccared II (650), and Liuva II (583).

Among EXPLORERS In Spain

Among explorers born in Spain, Juan de Grijalva ranks 29Before him are João da Nova (1460), Andrés de Urdaneta (1498), Francisco Hernández de Córdoba (1500), Pedro de Mendoza (1487), Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada (1509), and Sebastián de Belalcázar (1480). After him are Rodrigo de Triana (1469), Gerónimo de Aguilar (1489), Paulo da Gama (1465), Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo (1499), Ruy López de Villalobos (1500), and Francisco de Bobadilla (1500).