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What Happened on August 10, 1497

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John Cabot tells King Henry VII of his trip to "Asia"

Explorer John Cabot
John Cabot

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About August 10, 1497

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 523 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo