They were the first Europeans to discover America.
Vikings and their ship named amadou
They were the first Europeans to discover North America.
It verified that the Vikings were the first Europeans to discover America.
North America and south America
North America. He led a group of Vikings, who were the first Europeans to land in North America.
The Vikings, but issues with the native people drove them out. but the policanesions were the true ones
The Vikings first discovered Newfoundland, Canada when they came to America. The Scandinavian Vikings, in search of fertile land, voyaged far and wide, temporarily settling in Iceland, Greenland, and the Canadian seacoast of Labrador and Newfoundland.
Although Christopher Columbus is commonly given the title of first person to discover America, there is evidence that this is not true. The Vikings discovered America about 500 years earlier but did not establish settlements so did not get the credit.
He was the first European to discover America.
It was named this because of Minnesota's high Scandinavian population, and they would be first to discover Minnesotan football like the real Vikings discovered America.
They were the first Europeans to America.
Well, not actually. The viking's were actually the first europeans to discover America but we consider cristoper Columbus the first because the vikings never told anybody, and nobody found out until christopher Columbus found it.
The Vikings are Europeans and it was people of Asian descent that discovered Canada first.
in 1000 (CAD) around 1000 A.D.
The Vikings were the first Europeans to reach America. Some Vikings found Greenland. Though the land was covered in ice, the Vikings wanted people to live there. So they named it Greenland. They said, "It's so green! Come here!"
Erik the Red discovered Greenland. His son, Leif Ericson, was the first European to discover North America.
they were sort of like Native Americans. I guess they came together
The first to discover it were the ancestors of the American Indians, who came over from Siberia several thousand years ago. The first Europeans to "discover" NA were probably Vikings from Scandinavia, around 1000 AD.
Christopher Columbus discovered that the Scandinavian vikings had discovered America first because they were on there way to find the poles. (north pole and south pole)
The Vikings found the first European settlement in North America in 1520. The Vikings are known for being a ruthless people.
Leif Ericson was the first European to discover North America.
Yes. There is a consensus among scholars that the vikings traveled to what is today known as America five centuries prior to the travels of Christopher Columbus. The vikings gave America the name: "Vinland" or in English (Word by word translation): "Wine land." One interpretation is "meadow land." The most famous of these vikings was "Leif Erikson."
the vikings found it before Columbus but the native Americans found it first
Yes, it is claimed he was the first European to discover North America (since the Vikings). In 1497 he shipped at what is now Newfoundland.