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Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, colonizer, and citizen of the Republic of Genoa. Under the auspices of the ...

Christopher Columbus - Explorer - Biography.com

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Oct 12, 2015 ... Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is remembered for his 1492 discovery of the 'New World,' and how his legacy of European ...

All About Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) | Scholastic.com

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Learn about Christopher Columbus's early life, his famous journey, and his later voyages in this biography of the Italian mariner.

Christopher Columbus - Biography of the Explorer - Geography

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Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa (located in Italy today) in 1451 to Domenico Colombo, a middle class wool-weaver, and Susanna Fontanarossa.

Christopher Columbus Biography | Famous Explorers - Live Science

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Oct 5, 2012 ... Christopher Columbus was an intrepid, driven ocean explorer who found the Americas while looking for an ocean route to Asia; his discovery is ...

Christopher Columbus | Italian explorer | Britannica.com

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Jan 14, 2016 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón ( born between August 26 and October 31?, 1451, Genoa ...

Christopher Columbus BiographyBiography Online

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Christopher Columbus was born in the Republic of Genoa, in what is today north Western Italy. His father was a middle class wool merchant. Columbus learnt to ...

Christopher Columbus Biography - Columbus Day

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Christopher Columbus Biography. Columbus, Christopher (1451-1506), Italian Spanish navigator who sailed west across the Atlantic Ocean in search of a route  ...

BBC - History - Christopher Columbus

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Discover facts about Christopher Columbus - 'the man who discovered America'. How did his voyages change the course of world history?

BBC - Primary History - Famous People - Christopher Columbus

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Primary school classroom resources about Christopher Columbus including biographical details, videos, games, activities and lesson plans (KS1/ KS2).

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Christopher Columbus
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 »
Born: 1451, Genoa, Italy
Died: May 20, 1506
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Find out more about the history of Christopher Columbus, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Christopher Columbus Biography for Kids « - Mr. Nussbaum

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Christopher Columbus Printable Biography. Heading West to Reach the East. Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa, Italy in 1451. His career in exploration  ...

Explorers for Kids: Christopher Columbus - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the biography and life of explorer Christopher Columbus. He discovered the Americas for Spain.