Martin Behaim (1436?-1506?) creates the earliest geographical globe, the Nuremburg (Nurnberg) globe, albeit with not the best information for his day.
Editors. "Earliest geographical globe". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009; last revised 30 November -1.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6070, accessed 18 April 2015.]