Jun 28 In the year 1491 birth of henry VIII, King of England (1509-47)
Oct 26 Zhengde, Emperor of China (d. 1521) was born in the year 1491.
Nov 08 On this day in history birth of teofilo Folengo, Italian poet (d. 1544)
Dec 24 In the year 1491 birth of ignatius of Loyola, Spanish founder of the Jesuit order (d. 1556)
Dec 31 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (d. 1557) was born in the year 1491.