On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1493

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

Christopher Columbus 'discovers' the island of Dominica, which was originally inhabited by the Kalinago

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

1493 Highlights

About November 3, 1493

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 527 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio