Historical Events Happened In 1494
Sunday, 23 November 2014
Jan 01 Juw Dekama elected potentate of Frisia on this day in history.
Jan 06 The first Mass in the New World is celebrated at La Isabela, Hispaniola in the year 1494.
Jan 25 Alfonso II replaces his father as king of Naples in the year 1494.
Jan 25 In the year 1494 ferdinand I, cruel king of Naples, dies
Feb 20 On this day in history johan Friis, chancellor (Denmark, helped formed Lutheranism)
Mar 01 On this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter
Mar 24 Georgius Agricola, Germany, mineralogist (De Re Metallica) on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history john Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister
May 03 Jamaica discovered by Christopher Columbus; he names it "St Iago" in the year 1494.
May 03 Jamaica discovered by Columbus; he names it "St Iago" in the year 1494.
May 04 In the year 1494 christopher Columbus lands in Jamaica
May 05 Christopher Columbus first sights Jamaica on his 2nd voyage to the New World on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history on 2nd voyage to New World, Christopher Columbus sights Jamaica
May 25 Jacopo Pontormo II, Italy, painter (Sepulture of Christ) in the year 1494.
Jun 07 In the year 1494 treaty of Tordesillas, Spain & Portugal divide America
Aug 11 In the year 1494 hans Memling, [John Memlinc], Flemish painter (Passietaferelen), dies
Sep 12 Francois I of Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1515-47) in the year 1494.
Oct 22 On this day in history gian Galeazzo, Italian duke of Milan (1476-94), dies
Nov 05 Hans Sachs, composer on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history sulayman I, the Great, sultan of Turkey (1520-66)
Nov 08 Melozzo da Forli, Italian painter, dies at about 56 in the year 1494.
Nov 08 In the year 1494 uprising against Piero de' Medici in Florence Italy
Nov 09 On this day in history family de' Medici become rulers of Florence
Nov 18 French king Charles VIII occupies Florence on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1494 matteo Maria Boiardo, Italian poet