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Timeline of Key Historical Events in the Bahamas

Timeline of Key Historical Events in the Bahamas 1492 Christopher Columbus discovers the Bahamas by landing on the Island called Guanahani. Which was renamed to San Salvador 1647 The Company of Eleutheran Adventurers, founds the first republic in the New World, in order to colonize the Bahama Islands and claim them for Great Britain. They tookContinue Reading