Columbus Day 2010

Columbus Day celebrates arrival of the Christopher Columbus in the year 1492 on continent of America. 

Christopher Columbus landed on island in Caribbean on 12th October, 1492. Columbus Day is celebrated on the Columbus Day on second Monday in the month of October.

This years second Monday on 11th as today.
Columbus Day is originated as celebration of heritage of Italian- American and firstly was held in the year 1869 in San Francisco

Sometimes Christopher Columbus is habitually portrayed as first European who sails to America. Some of the times he is also portrayed as discoverer of New World.


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