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1,697 words, approx. 6 pages
John Cabot's Exploration of North America Overview In 1497 John Cabot (1450?-1499?), an Italian explorer sailing for England, reached land somewhere in the northern part of North America. Altho... Read more
74 words, approx. 1 pages
John Cabot c. 1450-c. 1500 Italian navigator, also known as Giovanni Caboto, who was the first European to discover the North American mainland. In 1497 he set out with his three sons on a voyage for ... Read more
648 words, approx. 3 pages
John Cabot Born c. 1450, Genoa, ltaly Died c. 1499, Possibly in Newfoundland Giovanni Caboto (John Cabot) was born in the Italian port city of Genoa. In 1476 he was granted citizenship in Venice, wh... Read more