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Friday and Columbus


Friday, August 3rd, 1492, Columbus started on his voyage of discovery.

Friday, October 12th, 1492, he first sighted land.

Friday, January 4th, 1493, he started on his return journey.

Friday, March 12th, 1493, he safely arrived at Palos.

Friday, November 22nd, 1493, he reached Hispaniola in his second expedition.

Friday, June 13th, 1494, he discovered the continent of America.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Friars Major (Fratrēs majorēs)
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Friday Street (London)
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Friday and the United States
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