Where Did Christopher Columbus Land ?  

To discover the sea route, Columbus, the explorer set sail to the Indies. Christopher Columbus ‘first Voyage was landed on a place San Salvador, which he named the Indians as inhabitants Indies as well. As per the historian perspective, his first remarkable landfall was on the island of the New World of San Salvador, on 12 October 1492.

Till to the present date, some historians do not believe the significant landing on San Salvador. Regardless, it is also unbelievable that Columbus did not set foot which has become the present-day US. The King and Queen of Spain contributed to his first voyage by financing it. On 3 August 1942, he departed the mainland of Spain where he easily made the port in the Canary Islands on 6 September. He powered three ships: the Santa María, the Pinta and the Nina. Although, he command overall, but Martín Alonso Pinzón captained the Pinta and Vicente Yañez controlled the Niña.

Mostly southward voyages were examined by Christopher Columbus into the continent of Africa and Atlantic. He thought, ultimately he could sail westward and make it to India. In 1484, again he tried to make an attempt to convince the Portugal King John II to Columbus attempted to convince King John II of Portugal to pay for a voyage towards the west. Unfortunately, Christopher Columbus discovered the sea-route and reached India via Africa. The very first thing that Columbus did after arriving was to acquire the possession of the new land. Along with he imposed a bureaucratic order and intellectual construction.

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Biography-On-Christopher-Columbus      Though there are different opinions regarding the place as well as the date regarding Christopher Columbus’s birth but people generally accept that his birth place is Genoa, Italy and he was born in the year 1451. His father, Domenico Colombo, worked as wool weaver, while his mother was called Susanna Fontanarossa. He had 3 brothers. More..




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