Previous: Choose Your Own Alternate History! Redux
As we all know:
Sailed the ocean blue
This voyage was made possible by Isabella and Ferdinand, who had recently united the Iberian Kingdoms. However, Columbus proved to have a hard time of convincing anyone of his theory of a westward route to the Orient. He had previously asked several other monarchs for their support, all of which turned him down.
This begs the question:
What if Christopher Columbus discovered the new world Under a Different Flag?
By which name will history remember him?