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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Cristoforo Columbo Park draws thousands of visitors, including capacity crowds every summer to watch the Independence Day fireworks.
Neil Feldman of Boylston, a board certified foot surgeon, will be co-chairmen of the 2013 Central Massachusetts Heart Walk planned for May 19 at Cristoforo Columbo Park in Worcester.
2-mile East Side Trail, which runs from Cristoforo Columbo Park on Shrewsbury Street, through Green Hill Park and then eastward toward upper Lake Quinsigamond.
The race starts at the corner of Shrewsbury and Adams streets, at the Vintage Grill parking lot, ventures to a turnaround at the former Piccadilly Pub, and finishes at Cristoforo Columbo Park (East Park).
The American Heart Association's Heart Walk comes to Central Massachusetts May 5, starting at Cristoforo Columbo (East) Park in Worcester.
In appreciation of the sacrifices made by the Belmonte brothers in the defense of their country, a commemorative monument was erected in 1990 at the entrance to Cristoforo Columbo Park on Shrewsbury Street in Worcester.