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  1. A 76-foot statue of Christopher Columbus stands in Columbus circle on August 23, 2017 in New York City. Credit - Spencer Platt—Getty Images

    As Indigenous Peoples Day Becomes More Widely Celebrated, Christopher...

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  2. Christopher Columbus | Encyclopedia.com

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    COLUMBUS, CHRISTOPHER(b. Genoa. Italy, 26 August, 31 October 1451; d. Valladolid, Spain, 20 May 1506)exploration.Columbus was the eldest son of Domenico Colombo and Susanna Fontanarossa.

  3. Christopher Columbus Biography | Biography Online

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    Christopher Columbus (1451–1506) was an Italian explorer, colonizer, and navigator. He is remembered as the principal European discoverer of the Americas and he helped bring the Americas to the forefront of the western consciousness. His discoveries and travels laid the framework for the later European colonisation of Latin and North America. “You can never cross […]

  4. Christopher Columbus - U-S-History.com

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    Christopher Columbus. Christopher Columbus, the son of a respected weaver and local politician, was born in Genoa. He worked in his father's business, but chose to go to sea at age 14. Columbus sailed throughout the Mediterranean and one day was shipwrecked off the coast of Portugal.

  5. Christopher Columbus - History and Biography

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    Jun 08, 2018 · Christopher Columbus Biography Christopher Columbus is the name with which the Italian navigator and cartographer, called Cristoforo Colombo, is widely known. There is no doubt that Columbus went down in history as the discoverer of the so-called New World, that is, for having discovered America. The maritime expeditions opened the way for the discovery, colonization, and […]

  6. Six Things You Didn’t Know About Christopher Columbus

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    Oct 11, 2020 · Christopher Columbus sailed into the history books 528 years ago, arriving in The New World on October 12, 1492. His duration there has ebbed and flowed, depending on the cultural needs and mores ...

  7. Letter to the Editor: The meaning of Christopher Columbus ...

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    Oct 12, 2020 · This year, on the anniversary of Christopher Columbus Day, let’s celebrate the pursuit of discovery. Oct. 12, 1492 is the day set aside for honoring Columbus’ discoveries in the “New World”.

  8. Debate Over Christopher Columbus Day, Indigenous People’s Day ...

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    Oct 12, 2020 · Christopher Columbus was a pioneer,” added Eric Mastroianni (R) – Candidate for Legislature. People can submit ideas for what should replace the Columbus Statue in Wooster Square through tonight.

  9. Christopher Columbus was pretty evil by the standards of his ...

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    The activist class, not satisfied with removing Confederate memorials, is now coming for Christopher Columbus. The Italian explorer, who never set foot on American soil, became enmeshed in our ...

  10. Our latest documentary cuts through the anti-Columbus narrative, giving you the TRUE story of the discoverer of America. Narrated by Chazz Palminteri, star o...

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  11. Powerpoint presentation 1 Christopher Columbus

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    Oct 07, 2011 · Powerpoint presentation 1 Christopher Columbus 1. Christopher Columbus<br />The story behind the sailor<br /> 2. Columbus day <br />Occurs annually every second Monday in October<br />Columbus has been accredited for opening up the Americas to European colonization<br />He also was one of few people who believed that the world was round, not ...