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What Happened on May 9, 1502

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

Christopher Columbus leaves Spain on his 4th and final trip to the New World

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

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About May 9, 1502

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 518 years, 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus