On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1492

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Christopher Columbus notes 1st recorded reference to tobacco

Explorer of the New World Christopher Columbus
Explorer of the New World
Christopher Columbus
  • In La Guardia, Spain, 6 Jews & 5 Conversos are accused of ritual murder
1492 Highlights

About November 15, 1492

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 527 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio