1484 – Portuguese sea captain Diogo Cão finds the mouth of the Congo River.


Franco Luambo

1938 – François Luambo Luanzo Makiadi aka Franco, singer songwriter and guitarist, leader of T.P. OK Jazz and legend of Congolese music, is born in Sona-Bata in Belgium Congo

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