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Immortalized in the Cabrillo National Monument, Juan Cabrillo strikes a fierce-explorer pose in a sculpted reenactment of his 1542 landing in San Diego, making him the first European to set foot on what is now the West Coast of the United States.
Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times
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