Daily Archives: October 12, 2012

Christopher Columbus discovers The Americas 520 years ago this hour (1492)


Video: 'You Are There - Columbus Discovers America'

(Friday, October 12, 1492, about 2 a.m.) — After a five-week voyage across the ocean, Italian explorer Christopher Columbus arrived today with his expedition in the present-day Bahamas, the first European to discovers The Americas. Continue reading Christopher Columbus discovers The Americas 520 years ago this hour (1492)