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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Columbus

Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer. A citizen of the Republic of Genoa, under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of ...

www.biography.com/people/christopher-columbus-9254209

May 2, 2017 ... Famed Italian explorer Christopher Columbus discovered the "New World" of the Americas on an expedition sponsored by King Ferdinand of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_theories_of_Christopher_Columbus

The exact ethnic or national origin of Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) has been a source of ..... Postuma; says the friar: "In the year 1488, the Italian Christopher Columbus, native of Cugureo (Cogoleto) or Nervi, village of Genoa, sailor.

www.britannica.com/biography/Christopher-Columbus

Apr 21, 2017 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón ( born between August 26 and October 31?, 1451, Genoa ...

www.quora.com/Was-Christopher-Columbus-Italian

There are many theories of his place of birth, but Genoa, in current Italy, is by far the most probable place of Columbus' birth. Any other place lacks any documented ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/spain/6326698/Christopher-Columbus-writings-prove-he-was-Spanish-claims-study.html

Oct 14, 2009 ... Italy, France, Portugal and even Scotland are among those who have claimed Christopher Columbus as their own over the years, citing a range ...

www.thoughtco.com/how-did-colon-become-columbus-3079508

Mar 2, 2017 ... Christopher Columbus' name in Spanish was Cristóbal Colón, and ... the Spanish and Italian versions: Cristóvão Colombo in Portuguese and ...

www.bbc.com/travel/story/20121107-the-mystery-of-christopher-columbuss-legacy

Nov 9, 2012 ... But the famed explorer Christopher Columbus's personal timeline has been so ... Theories vary as to whether the voyager was Italian, Spanish, ...