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What Happened on September 6, 1522

Historical Events

DiscoveryHistoric Expedition

Ferdinand Magellan's Spanish expedition aboard the Vitoria returns to Spain without their captain. First to circumnavigate the earth.

1522 Highlights

About September 6, 1522

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 498 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo