Columbus, Explorer of the Century!

Founder of the new world

Christopher Columbus, the name may sound familiar being he was the man who found the new world! Columbus was born in Italy then moved to Portugal. He decided to set on a voyage that was supported by the King and Queen in the year 1492. After a while Columbus found shore. At the time he had no idea he just discovered the new world.

Other findings

Christopher Columbus not only discovered the new world he discovered several other things on his journey. His most talked about things he had found were gold and tobacco. He found these things while going through Hispaniola. Finding these things opened a new world up for him and the people around him.