On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1500

Famous Deaths

Bartolomeu Dias

Bartolomeu Dias, Portuguese explorer (1st European to round Cape of Good Hope), drowns at 48 or 49

1500 Highlights

About May 29, 1500

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 521 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini