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What Happened on April 2, 1513

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Explorer Juan Ponce de León claims Florida for Spain as the first known European to reach Florida

Explorer and Conquistador Juan Ponce de León
Explorer and Conquistador
Juan Ponce de León

1513 Highlights

About April 2, 1513

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 507 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries