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Christopher Columbus
Parents: Susanna Fontanarossa and Domenico Colombo
Siblings: had three brothers: Giovanni Pellegrino, Giacomo and Bartholomew Columbus
Children: had two sons: Diego and Fernando
Relationship: was married to Filipa Moniz Perestrelo
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... More>>

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Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer. A citizen of the ... In 1470, the Columbus family moved to Savona, where Domenico took over a tavern. In the same year, Christopher was on a Genoese ship hired in the  ...

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Learn about Christopher Columbus: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more.

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Christopher Columbus was born in a middle-class family in Genoa which is now a part of Italy. His father, Domenico Colombo was a wool weaver and his mother  ...

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Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is remembered for his 1492 discovery of the 'New World,' and how his legacy of European colonization is a mixed one.

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Reviewing the facts about Christopher Columbus will show that he was an ... His family was not wealthy; so, he did not receive the education of the wealthy.

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Jun 17, 2015 ... Christopher Columbus (Cristoforo Colombo), the man who changed the size and shape of the world, was certainly an explorer, an entrepreneur ...

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Christopher Columbus Timeline ( 1451 - 1506) Key dates and events of the man who discovered America His early life, family and career. His ambitions and ...

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Mar 31, 2017 ... Christopher Columbus was the greatest explorer of his age and for ... Columbus was born to a middle-class family of weavers in Genoa (now ...