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What Happened on October 21, 1520

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Explorer Ferdinand Magellan and his fleet reach Cape Virgenes and become the first Europeans to sail into the Pacific Ocean


1520 Highlights

About October 21, 1520

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 500 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra