On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1486

Historical Events

Historic Event

Christopher Columbus proposes his plan to search for a western route to India in an audience with Spanish monarch, Isabella I. Full support is granted 3 years later, in 1489

1486 Highlights

About May 1, 1486

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 536 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus