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History of Portugal

Can you name these facts from Portuguese history?
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Last updated: December 15, 2019
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Five times voted the best
player in international football
Cristiano Ronaldo
Prime minister, 1995-2002
António Guterres
Colony returned to China in 1999
Macau
Colony returned to India in 1961
Goa
First European to sail to India
Vasco da Gama
Explorer who started the first
circumnavigation of the world
Ferdinand
Magellan
Atlantic island chains first
settled by the Portuguese
Azores
Cape Verde
Madeira
Colony in Malaysia, 1511–1641
Malacca
Prince that kicked off the
Age of Discovery
Henry the
Navigator
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Country allied with Portugal
since 1373
United Kingdom
(England)
First king
Alfonso I
Capital from 1179 until 1255
Coimbra
Currency prior to Euro
Escudo
Country formerly known as
Portuguese East Africa
Mozambique
The only Portuguese pope
John XXI
Year the Great Lisbon
earthquake occurred
1755
Muslim group that ruled Portugal
Moors
Roman name for Portugal
Lusitania
Capital during the Napoleonic
invasion of Portugal
Rio de Janeiro
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