Christopher Columbus

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Noun1.Christopher Columbus - Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506)Christopher Columbus - Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506)
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A James Cook B Thomas Stamford Raffles C Christopher Colombus D Henry James-Wallace 11.
Chichen Itza which means in Mayan, "at the mouth of the Itza well" was established before the period of Christopher Colombus and had served as the religious center of Yucatan.
However, the groundbreaking map is also politcal as it is the first to name America in honour of the Italian explorer Amerigo Vespucci and not Christopher Colombus.

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