On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1492

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Christopher Columbus is given royal commission by Spanish monarchs isabella i and Ferdinand II to equip his fleet to the New World

Queen of Castile Isabella I of Castile
Queen of Castile
Isabella I of Castile
Explorer of the New World Christopher Columbus
Explorer of the New World
Christopher Columbus
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