|Season 1, Episode 43|
|Written by||Febuary 16, 1960|
|Sitting Bull||The French Foreign Legion|
Christopher Columbus is the 43rd episode of Peabody's Improbable History.
Mr. Peabody and Sherman help Christopher Columbus discover that the earth is round.
- It is a popular misconception that Columbus discovered America or that the Earth was round. The Earth’s shape had been common knowledge for centuries and Columbus was actually a terrible person who nearly drove the Caribbean natives to extinction.