On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1492

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Christopher Columbus' fleet leaves Gomera, Canary islands

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

1492 Highlights

About September 6, 1492

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 528 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo