In 1492 a Spanish-based transatlantic maritime expedition led by Christopher
Columbus resulted in the re-discovery of the Americas, a continent which was ...
Voyages to the New World First Expedition On Aug. 3, 1492, Columbus sailed
from Palos, Spain, with three small ships, the Santa María,
Perhaps the most famous explorer was Christopher Columbus. Born in Genoa,
Italy, in 1451 to a weaver, young Columbus first went to sea at the age of fourteen
Having convinced the King and Queen of Spain to finance his voyage,
Christopher Columbus departed mainland Spain on August 3, 1492. He quickly
Christopher Columbus. Discovers America, 1492 ... Columbus's journal of his first
voyage to America has been lost. However, we do have an accurate abstract ...
Even though Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa, Italy, his sea travels ... It
wasn't until two years after his return that he set sail for his third voyage on May ...
Jan 14, 2016 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal ...
Columbus made his transatlantic voyages under the sponsorship of ...
The exploration process was too slow for Christopher Columbus, who was born
... the joint monarchs of Spain, agreed to finance Columbus's voyage in return for
First voyage: August 3, 1492 - October 12, 1492. Second voyage 1494. Third
voyage 1498. Forth voyage 1502 to1504. Why He Explored: Ever since
Christopher Columbus - guiode to his 1st Voyage. ... On the evening of August
3rd 1492, Columbus left Palos with three ships, the Santa Maria, Niña and Pinta.