4 days ago · Christopher Columbus (/ k ə ˈ l ʌ m b ə s /; born between 25 August and 31 October 1451, died 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer and navigator who completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean, opening the way for European exploration and colonization of the Americas.
The general consensus among historians is that Columbus ' family was from the coastal region of Liguria, that he spent his boyhood and early youth in the Republic of Genoa, in Genoa, in Vico Diritto, and that he subsequently lived in Savona, where his father Domenico moved in 1470.
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크리스토퍼 콜럼버스(이탈리아어: Cristoforo Colombo 크리스토포로 콜롬보 , 영어: Christopher Columbus 크리스터퍼 컬럼버스 , 라틴어: Christophorus Columbus 크리스토포루스 콜룸부스 , 스페인어: Cristóbal Colón 크리스토발 콜론 , 포르투갈어: Cristóvão Colombo 크리스토방 콜롬부 , 1450년 10월 31일 제노바 ~ 1506 ...
4 days ago · Celebration of Christopher Columbus' voyage in the early United States is recorded from as early as 1792. In that year, the Tammany Society in New York City  (for whom it became an annual tradition)   and the Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston celebrated the 300th anniversary of Columbus' landing in the New World .
- October 12
- October 12 (actual/traditional); second Monday in October (observed in the United States)
- Various countries in the Americas, Italy, Spain, various Little Italys around the world.
Feb 19, 2021 · The Columbian exchange, also known as the Columbian interchange, named after Christopher Columbus, was the widespread transfer of plants, animals, culture, human populations, technology, diseases, and ideas between the Americas, the Old World, and West Africa in the 15th and 16th centuries.
Feb 19, 2021 · History. In 1958, Christopher Columbus High School was built in an area that was then surrounded by Everglades swampland. The school was established by the Diocese of Miami at the request of the Archbishop of Miami Coleman F. Carroll to continue the secondary education program at St. Theresa Catholic School in Coral Gables.
Feb 19, 2021 · At the time of European contact in the late fifteenth century, they were the principal inhabitants of most of Cuba, Hispaniola (the Dominican Republic and Haiti), Jamaica, Puerto Rico, The Bahamas and the northern Lesser Antilles. The Taíno were the first New World peoples encountered by Christopher Columbus during his 1492 voyage.
5 days ago · When Christopher Columbus explored, he did not know about the Americas. He was in the Caribbean but thought he was in the East Indies, so he called the people Indians. Many Native Americans died after the Europeans came to the Americas. There were diseases that came with the Europeans but were new to the Native Americans.
6 days ago · In 1492, Christopher Columbus landed on the island of Cuba. He claimed it for the Kingdom of Spain. Cuba became a Spanish colony until the Spanish–American War of 1898. After the war, it was part of the United States.