Christopher Columbus

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Christopher Columbus

Hi my birthday is on 30 October 1451 and i was born in Genoa and I died on 20 May 1506 in Valladolid. I also have a boy named Diego Columbus, and I love to sail. I also made four voyages across the Atlantic ocean to now what is known as North America. I was not the first European explorer to reach the Americas. Having been preceded by the Vikinger expedition led by Leif Erikson in the 11th century. In my journeys i brought three ships. the ships names were the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria. I sailed on the Santa Maria.

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I wanted to know what the world was like so i wanted to sail. I wanted to sail to across the Atlantic ocean and see what was out there. On August the third i set out three ships to go across the Atlantic ocean. My ships were named the Nina, Pinta, and the Santa Maria. When we stared the voyage was very rough. A lot of my ship men were getting sea sick. I made four voyages back and forth from the Americas.