On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1517

Historical Events

  • Seven Portuguese armed vessels led by Fernão Pires de Andrade meet Chinese officials at the Pearl River estuary.
1517 Highlights

About August 15, 1517

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 502 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo