Christopher Columbus 1451 – 1506

Born – September 1451 Died – 20th May 1506 Father – Domenico Colombo (1418 – 1496) Mother – Susanna Fontanarossa (1435 – 1489) Spouse – m. 1479 – Filipa Moniz Perestrelo (c1455 – c1484) Mistress – from 1487 – Beatriz EnrĂ­quez de Arana (1465 – 1521) Children – by Filipa – Diego (1480 – 1526); … Read more Christopher Columbus 1451 – 1506

John Cabot 1450 – 1498

Born – c1450 Died – c1498 Father – Giulio Caboto Mother – Unknown Spouse – m. c1470 – Mattea Children – Ludovico, Sebastian (1474 – 1557), Sancto 1450 (around) John Cabot was born Giovanni Caboto to Giulio Caboto and his wife in Italy. His birthplace may have been Gaeta or Castiglione Chiavarese in Genoa. His … Read more John Cabot 1450 – 1498

Space Travel and Exploration 1926 – Present Day

This timeline details a history of space travel and exploration including details of the Space Race between the USA and the USSR. First Rockets 1926 (16th March) The first liquid fuelled rocket was launched by Robert Goddard. 1929 (17th July) Robbert Goddard launched a rocket carrying a barometer and a camera from Auburn, Massachussetts. 1942 … Read more Space Travel and Exploration 1926 – Present Day