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DEC. 24 – CHRISTMAS EVE – Columbus, Cook and President Truman

December 24, 2013 by

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American Minute with Bill Federer ~ On Christmas Eve, DECEMBER 24, 1492, Columbus’ ship, the Santa Maria, ran aground on the island of Haiti. Columbus left 40 men and named the settlement la Navidad, promising to return the next year. On Christmas Eve, DECEMBER 24, 1777, Captain James Cook discovered Christmas Island, the largest atoll […]