On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1549

Historical Events

  • Jesuit priest Saint Francis Xavier comes ashore at Kagoshima (Traditional Japanese date: July 22, 1549).
1549 Highlights

About August 15, 1549

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 472 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo