Asked in History of Canada, Christopher Columbus
Why is Columbus a significant figure in Canadian history?
Christopher Columbus? He isn't. America has Christopher Columbus, Canada has Lief Ericson, Cabot, and Cartier. ...
What is the whole background on Christopher Columbus?
Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa, Italy in 1451. he sailed to the americas, thinking they were India 1942 for the Crown of Castile (Spain). he died in 1506. ...
Asked in History of the United States, African-American History, Explorers and Expeditions, Christopher Columbus
What did Christopher Columbus contribute to American history?
The 1492 voyage of discovery.
Was Christopher Columbus America's first discoverer?
Many people think that in history, Christopher Columbus was America's first discoverer. Others think that there was someone else that had discovered America before Christopher Columbus. The might not ever know who discovered America first. ...
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Where can one find pictures of Christopher Columbus?
There are no actual pictures of Christopher Columbus however drawings of what he looked like can be found online from: "Wikipedia", "Biography", "Loc.gov", "History", "Reportret". ...
Asked in Columbus Day
Why do Americans celebrate Columbus Day?
Americans celebrate Columbus Day in recognition of the founding father of the New World, Christopher Columbus. Americans credit Christopher Columbus with the discovery of the land which made it possible to form the United States later on in history. ...