Historical Events For 1497
Monday, 23 January 2017
Jan 06 On this day in history jews are expelled from Graz (Syria)
Feb 06 John Ockeghem, Flemish singer/composer, dies at 79 in the year 1497.
Feb 15 Philipp Melanchthon, German Protestant on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history philipp Melanchthon, Germ, Protestant reformer (Augsburgse Confessie)
Feb 25 In the year 1497 italians troops reconquer Taranto on France
Mar 09 In the year 1497 nicolaus Copernicus 1st recorded astronomical observation
Mar 09 In the year 1497 nicolaus Copernicus first recorded astronomical observation,
May 02 In the year 1497 john Cabot departs to North-America
May 10 In the year 1497 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 in the year 1497.
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) in the year 1497.
Jul 08 On this day in history vasco da Gama departs for trip to India
Jul 08 In the year 1497 vasco da Gama leaves Lisbon on his voyage of discovery to India
Jul 22 Francesco Botticini, Italian painter, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
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" on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1497 sailor Perkin Warbeck becomes English King Richard IV
Nov 18 On this day in history bartolomeu Dias discovers Cape of Good Hope
Nov 18 On this day in history vasco da Gama reached the Cape of Good Hope
Nov 22 Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama rounds Cape of Good Hope in the year 1497.