Christopher Columbus

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Synonyms for 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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In 1996, Mulholland was honored by the United Seamen's Service with the prestigious Admiral of the Ocean Sea Award (AOTOS).
He was the recipient of the International Maritime Hall of Fame Award in 2003, the Admiral of the Ocean Seas Award in 2005, and the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2005.
Raymond was inducted into the International Maritime Hall of Fame and was the recipient of the coveted Admiral of the Ocean Seas award (AOTOS), presented annually by the United Seaman's Service.