On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1498

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

Christopher Columbus discovers the island of Trinidad on his third voyage

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

1498 Highlights

About July 31, 1498

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 522 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo