What nationality was Christopher Columbus?

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Columbus was born in the Republic of Genoa. His name in Italian is Cristo­foro Colombo, his father's name was Domeni­co, and his brothers were named Bar­tolomeo, Giovanni Pel­le­gri­no and Giacomo.

Answers distribution

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flagSpain
84%
6%
6%
0%
32
flagItaly
77%
6%
16%
0%
31
flagBelgium
74%
11%
11%
0%
27
flagFrance
59%
14%
24%
0%
49
flagGermany
51%
23%
21%
2%
209
flagthe United States
50%
21%
24%
3%
447
flagAustria
50%
16%
16%
16%
18
flagthe United Kingdom
49%
23%
25%
1%
417
flagPoland
48%
19%
29%
2%
11822
flagFinland
47%
28%
23%
0%
21
flagUkraine
47%
11%
41%
0%
17
flagSweden
46%
20%
33%
0%
15
flagRepublic of Ireland
44%
24%
29%
1%
54
flagthe Netherlands
42%
26%
28%
2%
49
flagAustralia
40%
40%
18%
0%
22
flagCanada
38%
23%
28%
10%
39
flagDenmark
38%
33%
28%
0%
21
flagUnknown
35%
27%
35%
2%
37
flagIndia
31%
14%
46%
7%
63
flagNorway
22%
18%
59%
0%
22

Gender

men57%
women40%
Italian
57%
40%
Spanish
15%
21%
Portuguese
25%
34%
French
1%
3%

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