Born in 1394 Prince Henry was the son of the monarch King John l and Queen Philippa. He lived until 1460 a total of 66 years. In those years he made advancements in navigation and shipbuilding. He also helped Europe gain authority over Asia and Africa.
Application of GRAPES:Social Structure
The prince actually didn't travel a lot. He's known as Henry The Navigator because he helped establish Portugal as one of the richest trading countries of the world.
Was His Impact More Positive or Negative
The geography affected Prince Henry because it allowed him to travel. Traveling was very important for Prince Henry because it allowed him to make the achievements he made.
Social Structure affected Prince Henry because he was born a Prince. This meant that he was going to be king one day. None of the achievements he made would've happened if he wasn't the prince.
Prince Henry had more of a positive impact because he helped establish Portugal as one of the richest countries and he made significant advances in navigation and shipbuilding.