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This Day in Georgia History

October 18, 1526

Lucas Vasquez de Ayllon Died

After bringing 600 Spanish colonists from Hispaniola to found a colony on the North American mainland, Lucas Vasquez de Ayllon died at San Miguel de Gualdape. The coastal settlement is believed to have been on the coast of McIntosh County opposite the southern end of St. Catherines Island.