Christopher Columbus sailed from Spain across the Atlantic Ocean in 1492, landing in the "new world" of the Americas and gaining lasting fame. Using ships and money provided by Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabella of Castille, Columbus sailed west i...
May 20, 1506
Christopher Columbus c. 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer, navigator,
colonizer, ..... Columbus's refusal to accept that the lands he had visited and
claimed for Spain were not p...
Oct 10, 2016 ... Columbus Day, which commemorates Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New
World on October 12, 1492, and is observed on the second ...
On this day in History, Columbus lands in South America on Aug 01, 1498. ...
Italian explorer Christopher Columbus sets foot on the American mainland ...
North America sits on the globe (they did not yet know that the Pacific Ocean
On October 12, the expedition reached land, probably Watling Island in the ...
great scope of what he did achieve: He had discovered for Europe the New
World, ... Recovered letter of Christopher Columbus on the discovery of America
Oct 14, 2013 ... So you think that Christopher Columbus discovered America in the Niña ...
viceroy and governor of the Caribbean islands on which he did land.
On the explorer's first voyage to the New World in 1492, Christopher Columbus
and his crew landed at an island called Guanahani by the locals and named San
Christopher Columbus landed in the Bahamas on Oct. 12, 1492. He named the
island San Salvador and continued on to Cuba and Hispaniola. After he returned
Columbus headed off disaster by promising his crew that if land was not sighted
in ... bore them, and so do the women, although I did not see more than one girl.
Jul 29, 2011 ... Sailing for Spain, Italian explorer Christopher Columbus (1451–1506) and his
crew reached the New World (the European term for North and ...