no the Indians lived there before anyone else. Then the pilgrims came.Answerno the pilgrims discovered America. i mean come on how could anyone discover anything that was already discovered.
Hah, your both wrong. Before the Indian's there was Lief Eriksson. So put that in your juice box and suck it. :)
It is taught that Christopher Columbus 'discovered' America in 1492. However; we now know that Native Americans lived in the Americas for centuries before Columbus.
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.
== == Officially, America was discovered in 1492 by Christopher Columbus. However, there were vikings and other groups coming to what is now America before this.
Neither. Lief Ericson discovered North America second while Christopher Columbus discovered it third. A Viking did discover North America and his name was Bjarni Herjolfsson. He discovered North America about 200 years before Lief Ericson
He didn't discover America. Leif Erikson, a viking, discovered America. He said there 500 years before columbus.
he sailed 15809 days before he descoverd omeracre
thousands of years before Columbus discovered America (go to answers.com)
he made it to Canada 500 years before Christopher Columbus: he actually discovered America
Originally ; The Native Americans Was There Before Christopher Columbus , So The Natives Did ; But in The Board Of Education Insist That You Say Christopher Columbus When You Come Across The Question Of ( Who Discovered America ? ) . Answered By : Keianna Beattie
No, Christopher Columbus was the one who was given credit for discovering America. The Vikings discovered America long before Columbus. His travels started the permanent contact between Europe and the Americas. He never landed on the North American continent.
There are many facts regarding the discoverer of America. One idea is that there are actually multiple people who discovered America before Christopher Columbus.
Leif Ericssson discovered North America nearly 500 years before Christopher Columbus.
he was a viking who discovered America before Christopher Columbus and named the island New Netherlands
Vikings in the 11th century, but the never established a colony there.
The Native Americans was here first before Christopher Columbus
Because that's when the land of North America and partly South America was discovered. Edit: Although technically, North America was discovered by a group of Vikings led by Leif Ericson 500 years before him and by the Native Americans long before them, so Christopher Columbus never discovered North America.
No Columbus discovered America first.
People that went exploring before Christopher Columbus were: Marco Pololate 13th century Bartholomeu Dias 1488 Christopher Columbus 1492
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It is acknowledged that the Vikings had discovered and settled North America before Columbus. There is also dispute as to whether the Portuguese or Knights Templar discovered the Americas before Columbus because of the secrecy of their explorations
The people who he called Indiens.