On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1542

Historical Events

Historic Event

Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo sets sail from the Mexican port of Navidad to explore the west coast of North America on behalf of the Spanish Empire

1542 Highlights

About June 27, 1542

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 480 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer