What Happened on April 17, 1492

  • M 1
  • T 2
  • W 3
  • T 4
  • F 5
  • S 6
  • S 7
  • M 8
  • T 9
  • W 10
  • T 11
  • F 12
  • S 13
  • S 14
  • M 15
  • T 16
  • W 17
  • T 18
  • F 19
  • S 20
  • S 21
  • M 22
  • T 23
  • W 24
  • T 25
  • F 26
  • S 27
  • S 28
  • M 29
  • T 30

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


AgreementContract of Interest

Christopher Columbus signs a contract with the Spanish monarchs to find the "Indies" with the stated goal of converting people to Catholicism. This promises him 10% of all riches found, and the governorship of any lands encountered

Explorer of the New World Christopher Columbus
Explorer of the New World
Christopher Columbus