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What Happened on May 30, 1510

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Portuguese forces under Afonso de Albuquerque abandon Goa after its former ruler Yusuf Adil Shah, the Muslim King of Bijapur reconquers the city

Admiral and Duke of Goa Afonso de Albuquerque
Admiral and Duke of Goa
Afonso de Albuquerque

1510 Highlights

About May 30, 1510

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 510 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini