Historical Events In 1491
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Feb 02 Martin Schongauer, German painter, dies at 40 on this day in history.
May 03 Kongo monarch Nkuwu Nzinga is baptised by Portuguese missionaries, adopting the baptismal name of João I on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1491 henry VIII, King of England (1509-47)
Jul 06 On this day in history opening ceremony of Daitokuji's Shinju at subtemple
Oct 12 Fritz Herlen, German artist in the year 1491.
Nov 15 On this day in history anna van Bretagne becomes devoted to end "la guerre folle"
Nov 16 An auto de fe, held in the Brasero de la Dehesa outside of Ávila, concludes the case of the Holy Child of La Guardia with the public execution of several Jewish and converso suspects on this day in history.
Nov 25 The siege of Granada, last Moorish stronghold in Spain, begins on this day in history.
Dec 03 In the year 1491 thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies
Dec 06 In the year 1491 king Charles VIII of France marries Anna of Bretagne