On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1507

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Portuguese admiral Afonso de Albuquerque captures the Persian fortress of Ormuz on Hormuz Island

1507 Highlights

About October 27, 1507

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 514 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio