After a journey of 35 days, John Cabot, who was probably born in Genoa, Italy, claims Newfoundland on behalf of England.
Editors. "John Cabot reaches Newfoundland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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