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What Happened in 1527

Historical Events

  • Mar 16 Battle of Khanua: Mughal Emperor Babur defeats Rajput forces led by Rana Sanga consolidating Mughal power
  • May 17 Pánfilo de Narváez departs Spain to explore Florida with 600 men - by 1536 only 4 survive
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First known letter sent from North America by John Rut while at St. John's, Newfoundland

On August 3, 1527