Most Important Discoveries in World

1 . America - Christopher Columbus (Italian)

2 . Lake Tanganyika - Richard Francis Burton

3 . China - Marco Polo

4 . New Foundland - John Cabot (British)

5 . Brazil - Pedro Alvarez Cabral (Portuguese)

6 . Island of Tasmania And New Zealand - Tasman (Dutch)

7 . Hawaiian Islands - Captain Cook (Britain)

8 . North Pole - Robert Peary (USA)

9 . South Pole - Amundsen (Norway)

10 . Suez Canal - Ferdinand De Lesseps

11 . Victoria Falls - David Livingston (British)

12 . Cape of Good Hope - Bartholomew Diaz (Portuguese)

13 . Greenland - Norseman Eric

14 . North America - Leif Erricsson

15 . Niger River - Mungo Park

16 . Sea Route To India -Vasco Da Gama (Portuguese)