On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1515

Famous Deaths

Afonso de Albuquerque

Afonso de Albuquerque, Portuguese admiral, Duke of Goa and Viceroy of Portuguese India, dies at sea in sight of Goa at around 62

1515 Highlights

About December 15, 1515

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 506 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius