Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, colonizer, and citizen of
the Republic of Genoa. Under the auspices of the ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is remembered for his 1492 discovery of
the 'New World,' and how his legacy of European ...
Learn about Christopher Columbus's early life, his famous journey, and his later
voyages in this biography of the Italian mariner.
Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa (located in Italy today) in 1451 to
Domenico Colombo, a middle class wool-weaver, and Susanna Fontanarossa.
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 ...
Jan 14, 2016 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón (
born between August 26 and October 31?, 1451, Genoa ...
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, Christopher (1451-1506), Italian
Spanish navigator who sailed west across the Atlantic Ocean in search of a route
Discover facts about Christopher Columbus - 'the man who discovered America'.
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