Bartholomew Columbus, brother of Christopher Columbus, founded Santo Domingo, which is today the oldest European city founded by Europeans in the New World. In reality the city dates back to 1496, the period when the first Europeans settled there, although officially it was founded on August 5, 1498.
Largest airport in the Dominican Republic and among the largest in the Caribbean.
A coastal state with Vitória as its major port
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Is a biennial world amateur team golf championship for women. Was first held in 1964
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To rob one saint to give to another
He challenged Pete Talliaferro for the IBA's light welterweight title. He won that belt September 10, 1997, with a nine-round knockout in Las Vegas. He defended the title only once, losing to Antonio Diaz by a twelve round decision on December 20 of the same year. Santos then won three of his next four bouts before challenging for the North American Boxing Federation light welterweight title. Among the three boxers he beat during that span were former world title challenger Billy Irwin and Ricky Quiles.
"This is a .44 Magnum, the most powerful handgun in the world, and would blow your head clean off..."
20th C. Brazilian and Portuguese music for flute and piano
Defender who started for the Brazil national team in four World Cups, winning two, in 1958 and 1962.
The eruption of Santorini in Greece in 1,650 B.C. was one of the largest in the last 10 000 years. The eruption probably caused the end of the Minoan civilization on the island of Crete.
(1873-1932), Brazil. In November 1906, he flew 725 feet (220 meters) in 21 seconds. In 1909, he produced his "Demoiselle" or "Grasshopper" monoplane, the precursor to the modern light plane.
He was called 'The Encyclopedia' because of his knowledge of the sport of football.