... Sign up; John Cabot Timeline created by chasedejonge. A timeline created with Timetoast's interactive timeline maker. Safety & Health. Jan 1, 1461. In Italy, he is referred to as Giovanni Caboto. John Cabot and his crew made landfall on the North American continent on June 24, 1497, making him one of the first Europeans ever to set foot on the continent He also discovered Newfoundland as well as some of the surrounding islands. Not much is known about his early life except for the fact that he became a Venetian citizen (resident of Venice) in 1476. Jan 1, 1450. Jan 16, 1474. His 1497 North American discovery was the first since the explorations of the Northern Vikings of the 11th century. Four other ships were financed by merchants hoping to cash in on the new route to the Orient. John Cabot was most likely born in Italy, some time around the year 1450. When Italy would not fund his explorations, he moved his family to England.

John Cabot was Italian. President's Welcome. The King of England did agree to fund him. John Cabot in one of five ships set sail for America. A timeline created with Timetoast's interactive timeline maker. King Henry approved a Cabot's second voyage and financed one ship. 1497 – John Cabot is sent by King Henry VII on an expedition to discover a route to Asia via the Atlantic. In History. John cabot helped with the family spice trading business. John Cabot (Italian: Giovanni Caboto; c. 1450 – c. 1500) was a Venetian navigator and explorer who in 1497, sailing westward from England in his ship Matthew, he discovered what he thought was Asia.In fact he discovered Canada, which he claimed for King Henry VII.This was the first European exploration of coastal North America since the Norse visits to Vinland in the eleventh century. 1502 – Henry VII commissioned another voyage, a joint venture … Early Life. Italian or French or English? Visit John Cabot University. Cabot moves Cabot moves to Venice,Italy and helps the family spice trading buisness. Cabot managed to reach the coast of Newfoundland and believed he had made it as far as Asia. About JCU Home > Board of Trustees. John Cabot's Wedding John Cabot married a girl called Mattea. Dec 23, 1496 The being of the discovery John Cabot is one of the greatest Italian explorers. John Cabot University, founded in 1972, is an independent, four-year liberal arts university in the heart of Rome, Italy, offering undergraduate degrees and study abroad programs to English-speaking students from all over the world. In 1497, about five years after Columbus "discovered" America, John Cabot sailed away from England, looking for a back door to China, just as Columbus had done. John Cabot moves to Bristol England that wich he decied to call him self Joh Cabot the English version of his name. ... John Cabot moved in his childhood John Cabot moved to Venice with his family. Jan 1, 1474. Cabot born Cabot was born Giovanni Caboto in Genoa,Italy. More: May 1498 CE.