America was first discovered by the ancestors of Native Americans. Leif Eriksson and Christopher Columbus are among several other people credited with the discovery.
Many people have discovered America. Only one can claim to be the real discoverer, because all the others discovered a land already occupied by people. Sadly, the original discoverer's name is lost in the mists of time...
First wave of European colonization ... the discovery of continental North America
Oct 8, 2007 ... Who discovered America? For most of us, the answer to that question is
straightforward: Christopher Columbus. That's what we were taught in ...
Then it turned out that, while Cabot found investors in Bristol and received a
patent ... Sebastian Munster's map, published in 1540, the first to show America
as a ...
Oct 8, 2013 ... Half a millennium before Columbus “discovered” America, those Viking feet may
have been the first European ones to ever have touched North ...
Leif Ericsson discovered America around 1000 AD. ... That all changed around
12,000 BC when humans first stepped onto the North American continent.
Oct 14, 2013 ... How We Discovered That Christopher Columbus Didn't Get to America First. And
why it doesn't really matter if he was 500 years too late.
Oct 14, 2013 ... Columbus may not have been the first to America. Learn more about Columbus
not being the first to America in this article.
Nov 15, 2014 ... Muslims discovered America in 1178, not Christopher Columbus," Erdogan ... It
should go without saying that the first peoples to "discover" the ...
May 19, 2012 ... Okay, let's get the first glaring problem out of the way. Yes, it's still taught in most
American schools that Columbus “discovered” America, but we ...