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Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer. Born in the Republic of Genoa, under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain ...

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

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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.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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If i remember correctly Columbus was italian but was funded by the spanish in ... Rumor has it that while Christopher Columbus was dedicated to his Christian ...

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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 ...

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Christopher Columbus: between August 26 and October 31?, 1451 Genoa [Italy] May 20, 1506 Valladolid, Spain master navigator and admiral whose four ...