On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1522

Historical Events


AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Emperor Karel I names Hernán Cortés governor of Mexico

Spanish Conquistador Hernán Cortés
Spanish Conquistador
Hernán Cortés

1522 Highlights

About October 15, 1522

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 498 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra