Pedro Menendez de Aviles (February 15, 1519 - September 17, 1574) (aged 55) was a Spanish explorer who was famous for exploring St. Augustine. That is in Florida, United States today.
The house in Avilés where Pedro Menéndez de Aviles was born
Monument to Pedro Menéndez in Avilés, Spain
Statue in St. Augustine, Florida, at the Lightner Museum