Columbus Day with ships and Columbus
I see the Niña and the Pinta but where is the Santa Maria? This must be a depiction of Christopher Columbus after December 25, 1492 when the Santa Maria ran aground at Hispaniola and was abandoned.
Facts about Christopher Columbus:
Born c.1451 in Genoa, Liguria and Died 20 May 1506 in Valladolid, Spain.
His occupation was "Maritime explorer for the Crown of Castile."
His titles were Admiral of the Ocean Sea and Viceroy and Governor of the Indies.
Columbus's religion was Roman Catholic.
His wife's name was Filipa Moniz.
Christopher Columbus had 2 children, Diego and Fernando.
He had 3 brothers, Giovanni Pellegrino, Giacomo and Bartolomeo Columbus.
Christopher Columbus's name in Genoese is Christoffa Corombo, in Spanish Cristóbal Colón and in Latin it was Christophorus Columbus.