Web Results

Christopher Columbus

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Columbus

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

Christopher Columbus - Explorer - Biography.com

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

Oct 12, 2015 ... Famed Italian explorer Christopher Columbus discovered the "New World" of the Americas on an expedition sponsored by King Ferdinand of ...

Christopher Columbus | Italian explorer | Britannica.com

www.britannica.com/biography/Christopher-Columbus

Jan 14, 2016 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón ( born between August 26 and October 31?, 1451, Genoa ...

Christopher Columbus writings prove he was Spanish, claims study ...

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 ...

Where was Christopher Columbus really from? | OUPblog

blog.oup.com/2015/05/christopher-columbus-death-anniversary/

May 20, 2015 ... For reasons lost in time, Columbus has been identified with unquestioned consistency as an Italian of humble beginnings from the Republic of ...

Christopher Columbus - born Genoa, Italy?

www.christopher-columbus.eu/who-was-columbus/italy.htm

Christopher Columbus, if indeed he was born in Genoa, would have been called ... Today Genoa is part of Italy, but in 1451 it was an independent city-state, and ...

Christopher Columbus, was he Portuguese?

www.christopher-columbus.eu/who-was-columbus/portugal.htm

Christopher Columbus, one theory is was he Portuguese. ... the rest of the manuscript (Christopher Columbus), and is not written in Italian (Cristoforo Colombo.) ...

Christopher Columbus A Hero To Many Italian-Americans : NPR

www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=130437796

Oct 11, 2010 ... October marks Italian-American Heritage Month and Columbus Day. Many Italian -Americans take pride in the accomplishments of Christopher ...

Was Christopher Columbus Italian? - Quora

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

Jul 14, 2015 ... 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 ...

Five myths about Christopher Columbus - The Washington Post

www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/five-myths-about-christopher-columbus/2015/10/08/3e80f358-6d23-11e5-b31c-d80d62b53e28_story.html

Oct 8, 2015 ... When Christopher Columbus does come up in the media or the classroom ... The National Italian American Foundation calls the Columbus Day ...