What Happened on April 30, 1492

Historical Events

Event of Interest

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

  • Spain announces it will expel all Jews

About April 30, 1492

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 531 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus