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What Happened on November 18, 1497

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama reaches the Cape of Good Hope

Explorer Vasco da Gama
Vasco da Gama

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About November 18, 1497

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 523 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio