When did Christopher Colombus get married?

Christopher Columbus was married around the age of 27. His wife, Felipa Perestrello e Moniz, died about two years later. He also had a son (Fernando) by his mistress, Beatriz Enriquez de Arana.

He married his first wife Felipa in Portugal in 1478 or 1479 and about a year later, they had a son (Diego). Felipa may have died about a year later when the family lived in the Madeira Islands off Africa. Around 1485, he began a long relationship with Beatriz, although they never married, and Fernando was born in 1488.