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What Happened on July 24, 1534

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

Jacques Cartier lands in Canada, claims it for France

French Explorer Jacques Cartier
French Explorer
Jacques Cartier

1534 Highlights

About July 24, 1534

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 486 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo