Married Relationship facts

Married 1479

Italian Explorer
Christopher Columbus

Cristoforo Colombo

Age

55 (approx.)

Born

1451

Died

20 May 1506

Other Partners

Dona Columbus

Married

1 child together

1486 (ca.)

Professional Partners

Siblings

Other Partners

Professional Partners

Siblings

Felipa Columbus

Felipa Perestrello Colombo

Age

30 (approx.)

Born

1455 (ca.)

Died

1485

His Other Children

Fernando Columbus

born 1488, died 1539, age 51 (approx.)
with Dona Columbus

Children Together

Diego Columbus

born 1479, died 1526, age 47 (approx.)

Her Other Children

Christopher Columbus
Bio Details

Full name

Cristoforo Colombo

Also known as

Admiral Of The Ocean Sea

Viceroy And Governor Of The Indies

Gender

Male

Age

55 (approx.)

Date of birth

1451

Birth place

Genoa, Italy

Date of death:

20 May 1506

Place of death

Valladolid, Spain

Occupations

Explorer

Cartographer

Dowry

Columbus' father in law, Bartolomeo Perestrello was also and explorer.  As part of the dowry for his marriage to Perestrello's daughter he received all of his wind and currents charts on the Atlantic.  These documents would have assisted Columbus with his discovery of the New World.
Known as the man who discovered America.

Columbus spent several years trying to find patronage for his proposed trip to discover a westward sea passage to the Orient.  Rejected by King Henry VII of England and King Charles VIII of France and twice by King Ferdinand of Spain before he and Queen Isabella finally agreed give money and ships allowing Columbus to set sail in August 1492 from Palos in Spain on the Santa Maria.

Trivia

Christopher Columbus Family

Christopher Columbus's parents:

Christopher Columbus's father was Domenico Columbus Christopher Columbus's mother is Susanna Columbus


Christopher Columbus's children:

Christopher Columbus's son was Diego Columbus Christopher Columbus's son was Fernando Columbus


Christopher Columbus's current partners:

Christopher Columbus's wife was Dona Columbus


Christopher Columbus's former partners:

Christopher Columbus's former wife was Felipa Columbus


Christopher Columbus's grandchildren:

Christopher Columbus's granddaughter was Juana Colon De Toledo Christopher Columbus's grandson is Diego Colon De Toledo Christopher Columbus's granddaughter was Maria Colon De Toledo Christopher Columbus's granddaughter was Isabel Colon De Toledo Christopher Columbus's grandson was Luis Columbus


Christopher Columbus's great grandchildren:

Christopher Columbus's great granddaughter is Maria Colon De La Cueva


Christopher Columbus's in laws:

Christopher Columbus's daughter in law was Maria Columbus


Christopher Columbus's former in laws:

Christopher Columbus's former father in law was Bartolomeo Perestrello Christopher Columbus's former mother in law is Isabel Perestrello Christopher Columbus's former grandfather in law is Filippone Perestrelo Christopher Columbus's former grandmother in law is Catarina Perestrelo


Christopher Columbus FameChain Links

Santa Maria Shipwreck

Other people in this association:

Juan De La Cosa

Barry Clifford

more...

Felipa Columbus
Bio Details

Full name

Felipa Perestrello Colombo

Maiden name

Felipa Perestrello E Moniz

Gender

Female

Age

30 (approx.)

Date of birth

1455 (ca.)

Date of death:

1485

Cause of death

Consumption

Trivia

Felipa Columbus Family

Felipa Columbus's parents:

Felipa Columbus's father was Bartolomeo Perestrello Felipa Columbus's mother is Isabel Perestrello


Felipa Columbus's children:

Felipa Columbus's son was Diego Columbus


Felipa Columbus's former partners:

Felipa Columbus's former husband was Christopher Columbus


Felipa Columbus's grandparents:

Felipa Columbus's grandfather is Filippone Perestrelo Felipa Columbus's grandmother is Catarina Perestrelo


Felipa Columbus's grandchildren:

Felipa Columbus's granddaughter was Juana Colon De Toledo Felipa Columbus's grandson is Diego Colon De Toledo Felipa Columbus's granddaughter was Maria Colon De Toledo Felipa Columbus's granddaughter was Isabel Colon De Toledo Felipa Columbus's grandson was Luis Columbus


Felipa Columbus's great grandchildren:

Felipa Columbus's great granddaughter is Maria Colon De La Cueva


Felipa Columbus's in laws:

Felipa Columbus's daughter in law was Maria Columbus


Felipa Columbus's former in laws:

Felipa Columbus's former father in law was Domenico Columbus Felipa Columbus's former mother in law is Susanna Columbus