On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1511

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Afonso de Albuquerque of Portugal conquers Malacca, the capital of the Sultanate of Malacca.

1511 Highlights

About August 24, 1511

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 510 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo