May 20 – Christopher Columbus Dies But His Glory Remains

In May, 1505, [Christopher Columbus] set out for the court of the Catholic King. The glorious Queen Isabella had passed to a better life the previous year. Her death caused the Admiral much grief; for she had always aided and favored him, while the King he always found somewhat reserved and unsympathetic to his projects. … Continue reading May 20 – Christopher Columbus Dies But His Glory Remains