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Historical Events Happened In 1497

Saturday, 20 December 2014

Jan 06   In the year 1497 jews are expelled from Graz (Syria)  

Feb 06   On this day in history john Ockeghem, Flemish singer/composer, dies at 79  

Feb 15   In the year 1497 philipp Melanchthon, German Protestant  

Feb 16   Philipp Melanchthon, Germ, Protestant reformer (Augsburgse Confessie) on this day in history.  

Feb 25   In the year 1497 italians troops reconquer Taranto on France  

Mar 09   Nicolaus Copernicus 1st recorded astronomical observation on this day in history.  

Mar 09   In the year 1497 nicolaus Copernicus first recorded astronomical observation,  

May 02   John Cabot departs to North-America on this day in history.  

May 10   On this day in history italian navigator Amerigo Vespucci leaves for 1st voyage to New World  

May 10   Italian navigator Amerigo Vespucci leaves for first voyage to New World on this day in history.  

May 13   Pope Alexander VI excommunicates Girolamo Savonarola on this day in history.  

Jun 17   Battle of Deptford Bridge in the year 1497.  

Jun 22   Antitax insurrection in Cornwall suppressed at Blackheath in the year 1497.  

Jun 24   John Cabot claims eastern Canada for England on this day in history.  

Jun 24   John Cabot claims eastern Canada for England (believes he found Asia in Nova Scotia) on this day in history.  

Jul 08   In the year 1497 vasco da Gama departs for trip to India  

Jul 08   On this day in history vasco da Gama leaves Lisbon on his voyage of discovery to India  

Jul 22   In the year 1497 francesco Botticini, Italian painter, dies at about 52  

Jul 26   In the year 1497 "Edward IV's son" Perkin Warbecks army lands in Cork  

Aug 06   On this day in history john Cabot returns to Bristol from North-America  

Aug 10   John Cabot tells King Henry VII of his trip to "Asia" in the year 1497.  

Sep 07   Sailor Perkin Warbeck becomes English King Richard IV in the year 1497.  

Nov 18   In the year 1497 bartolomeu Dias discovers Cape of Good Hope  

Nov 18   Vasco da Gama reached the Cape of Good Hope on this day in history.  

Nov 22   On this day in history portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama rounds Cape of Good Hope  

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Famous Birthdays In 1497

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 26   Emperor Go-Nara of Japan (d. 1557) was born in the year 1497.  

Feb 15   Philipp Melanchthon, German Protestant was born on this day in history.  

Feb 16   On this day in history birth of philipp Melanchthon, Germ, Protestant reformer (Augsburgse Confessie)  

Famous Deaths In 1497

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 06   John Ockeghem, Flemish singer/composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.  

Jun 14   On this day in history death of giovanni Borgia, Duke of Borgia (b. 1474)  

Jul 22   Francesco Botticini, Italian painter, dies at about 52 in the year 1497.