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What Happened on August 6, 1497

Historical Events

Historic Event

Italian explorer John Cabot returns to Bristol from North America (Newfoundland) - first European to do so since the Vikings

1497 Highlights

About August 6, 1497

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 524 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo