Today we will talk about Columbus day which is specially celebrated in America, this day is a holiday in America as well as many other countries. The US officially celebrates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus’ arrival on 12 October 1492 (Julian calendar) on this day.
Let us tell you that Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer of Spain. Who sailed across the Atlantic Ocean in search of a faster route to the Far East to enter the New World. Her first voyages to the New World on Spanish ships took Maria, Nina, and La Pinta, about three months. The arrival of Columbus and his crew in the New World led to the exchange by Columbian.
Christopher Columbus is all over America. Their statues in his Honor, Streets, and cities are named after him. he’s got his own national Holiday Complete with parades for centuries, Columbus has been celebrated as the “Brave Explorer” Who “Discovered” the New World.
This day is a festival for Americans which is celebrated every year on 12 October with great joy and gaiety. It is not that it is celebrated only in America and also many states observe this day but unofficially this day was celebrated in many cities and states in the early 18th century.
As we know Columbus is the founder of America so, he is a very important person in the history of America. many of the people worship him and Americans celebrate the day with remembrance of him. Through this article, you will know some quotes and wallpapers which you can share with your family and friend and upload on your social media accounts. here you can download all the things that are given below.
“In all parts of the Old World, as well as of the New, it was evident that Columbus had kindled a fire in every mariner’s heart. That fire was the harbinger of a new era, for it was not to be extinguished.” — Charles Kendall Adams
“He stands in history as the completer of the globe.” — John Sterling
“Every ship that comes to America got its chart from Columbus.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
“A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” — John A. Shedd
“One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.” — André Gide
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” — Marcel Proust