Christopher Columbus

Early Explorer

Intoduction

Christopher Columbus was the first person to discovering America. He was one of the famous explorers.
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Early Life

1451 Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa, Italy. Back then Christopher Columbus worked as a trader. Christopher Columbus learned how to make maps and navigate a ship.

Reasons for Exploration

Christopher Columbus was looking for a person to pay for his village. Christopher Columbus explored Spain and finally found someone to pay for his village.
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Discoveries

Christopher Columbus was finally able to convince Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand of Spain to pay for his trip. He rode three ships named the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria. On his trip he found turkey's, and pineapples.

Legacy

He changed the world by discovering America.

Christopher Columbus Died

Sunday, May 20th 1506 at 6pm

Valladolid, Spain

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Christopher Columbus died from congestive heart failure.