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When was Roanoke Island discovered?

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When was Roanoke Island discovered?
Roanoke Island was discovered in 1585.
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In which state is Roanoke Island located?

North Carolina, it is a part of Dare County.

Why is Roanoke Island famous?

Roanoke Island is best known for its historical significance as the site of Sir Walter Raleigh's attempt to establish a permanent English settlement with his Roanoke Colony in

Who discovered Roanoke Island?

Sir Walter Raleigh
Who supported Roanoke island colony?

Who supported Roanoke island colony?

Sir Walter Raleigh financed the first Roanoke settlement with Ralph Lane and Richard Grenville leading the expedition. John White commanded the second attempt to establish a c