What Happened on November 27, 1493

Historical Events

Historic Event

Christopher Columbus returns to La Navidad colony, finding it destroyed by the 1st native American uprising against Spanish rule. TaĆ­no cacique Caonabo led his people to attack the settlement after the brutal treatment they received from the garrison who disobeyed Columbus's orders.

1493 Highlights

About November 27, 1493

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 528 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius