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Christopher Columbus
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An Italian explorer, navigator, colonizer, and citizen of the Republic of Genoa. Under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain, he completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean. Those voyages, and his efforts to establish permanent settlements on the island of Hispaniola, initiated the European colonization of the New World.


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Christopher Columbus was born Unreferenced
1500-10-25 ca.
Santo Domingo
Columbus was captured on Santo Domingo Unreferenced
Governor De Bobadilla of Santo Domingo captured Columbus.
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Christopher Columbus died Unreferenced
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