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