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Leif Erikson

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Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson was an Icelandic explorer and the first known European to have discovered North America (excluding Greenland), before ...

So, Who Did Discover America? | History Today

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First comes Zuan Chabotto (c.1450-99), the Venetian navigator and explorer. His claim ... Did Biruni discover America in the first third of the 11th century? In one ...

Who really discovered America? - Whiteout Press

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Columbus didn't really discover America. ... So, who really did discover America? ... That all changed around 12,000 BC when humans first stepped onto the ...

Who Discovered America? - Live Science

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Jan 22, 2013 ... Some people still like to debate who discovered the Americas. ... now recognize, neither man was actually the first to discover the Americas.

Christopher Columbus Discovers America, 1492

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An eyewitness account of Columbus's first landfall in the New World. ... The Vikings Discover America, ca. 1000 ... The next day land was discovered. A New  ...

Muslims discovered America before Columbus, claims Turkey's ...

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Nov 15, 2014 ... It should go without saying that the first peoples to "discover" the Americas were the ancestors of the continents' indigenous population.

Who really discovered America? - Magazine - DAWN.COM

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Oct 11, 2014 ... WE all know that Christopher Columbus discovered America — but we all don't know that this is a myth. Yes, Columbus was not the first ...

American History Myths Debunked: Columbus Discovered America ...

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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 “discoveredAmerica, but we ...

How We Discovered That Christopher Columbus Didn't Get to ...

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Oct 14, 2013 ... America.” And as the patriotic song “Hail Columbia” puts it: “Hail ... When I was first officially introduced to the New World discovery, in 5th grade ...

Did Marco Polo "Discover" America? | History | Smithsonian

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No mention of Leif Erikson who discovered America before both of these people? ..... Marco Polo originally arrived in China by an overland route. How do you ...

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Coming to America: Who Was First? : NPR

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Oct 8, 2007 ... Most of us were taught that Christopher Columbus discovered America. Yet it is far from clear cut. There are alternative theories about who got ...

The Viking Explorer Who Beat Columbus to America - History in the ...

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Oct 8, 2013 ... Half a millennium before Columbus “discoveredAmerica, those Viking feet may have been the first European ones to ever have touched North ...

Who first discovered America? | Reference.com

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Leif Eriksson was the first person from another country to actually discover America. It is commonly but mistakenly believed that Christopher Columbus was the ...