Beginning in 1492, Christopher Columbus took FOUR voyages to the New World:
1st voyage, 1492-1493, he DISCOVERED land;
2nd voyage, 1493-1496, he encountered a hurricane, malaria, and CANNIBALS;
3rd voyage, 1498-1500, he faced doldrums, rebellion, and was ARRESTED;
4th voyage, 1502-1504, he survived another hurricane, explored Panama, and was SHIPWRECKED on Jamaica for a year.