Tomb of Juan Ponce de León

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Daderot
published on 30 May 2022

The tomb of Juan Ponce de León (c. 1460-1521) in Saint John the Baptist Cathedral in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Ponce de León was a conquistador who became the first governor of Puerto Rico and, landing in Florida on an expedition of exploration, gave the region that name in 1513.

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