On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1540

Historical Events

Historic Expedition

Francisco Vázquez de Coronado's expedition sets off from Mexico in search of the 7 cities of Cibola

1540 Highlights

About February 23, 1540

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 482 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces