Title, Admiral of the Ocean Sea; Viceroy and Governor of the Indies ...
Christopher Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; Italian: Cristoforo Colombo; Spanish:
Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is remembered for his 1492 ... were later
dropped but Columbus lost his titles as governor of the Indies and for a time, ...
The role of Christopher Columbus in the history of the United States of ... A
generous financial settlement was granted, but the king refused to reinstate his
titles. ... the Bahamas to the north are sometimes known collectively as the West
Columbus' history-making voyage from Spain to America was unusual in two
ways. ... To reach India, China, Japan, and the East Indies, the Portuguese were
already probing for an .... The monarchs released him and restored his titles. On
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placed Japan in relation to Spain about where the West Indies actually are. ...
April of that year he received the title of almirante mayor del mar oceano and was
Oct 14, 2013 ... Despite the enormity of his discovery (and luck as Columbus had… ... he
succeeded in regaining his father's old title of Viceroy of the Indies.
Sep 10, 2015 ... They promised to grant Columbus noble status and the titles of admiral, ... Finally
they came to land in the West Indies (October 12, 1492).
25, 1493-June 11, 1496) Columbus sighted the majority of the islands of the ... an
ambition partly gratified by his title "Admiral of the Ocean Sea ," awarded to him in
... died in 1504, and his efforts to recover his governorship of the "Indies " from ...
Diego Columbus, Spanish Diego Colón (born 1479/80, Porto Santo, Madeira ...
His son Luis was to receive the title admiral of the Indies but would renounce all ...
As legitimate heir to his father's estate, he assumed the title of second admiral of
the Indies after Columbus's death and was appointed governor of Hispaniola in ...