On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1515

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Portuguese fleet under Afonso de Albuquerque captures the Persian fortress of Ormuz, renaming it the Fort of Our Lady of the Conception

1515 Highlights

About April 1, 1515

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 507 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries