On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1520

Historical Events

Historic Event

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? 501 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra