On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1492

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Christopher Columbus misses Florida when he changes course

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

1492 Highlights

About October 7, 1492

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 527 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra