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What Happened on June 3, 1539

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Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto lands on the coast of Florida, somewhere between present-day Tampa Bay and Charlotte Harbor
Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto lands on the coast of Florida, somewhere between present-day Tampa Bay and Charlotte Harbor
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1539 Highlights

About June 3, 1539

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 481 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini