Historical Events For 1499
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jan 08 Louis XII of France after papal divorce marries Anne, Duchess of Brittany to keep duchy for the crown in the year 1499.
Jan 08 Louis XII of France after papal divorce marries Anne, Duchess of Brittany to keep the duchy for the crown on this day in history.
Jan 09 Johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43 in the year 1499.
Feb 09 France & Venice sign treaty against Milan in the year 1499.
Feb 09 France &Venice sign treaty against Milan on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1499 pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian lawyer/pope (1559-65)
Apr 29 On this day in history john IV, Dutch army leader/earl of Egmond, dies
Jun 24 In the year 1499 johannes Brenz, German theologist (Dutch Brentians)
Jul 22 On this day in history neithart Fox, [Jonker Fox], German passage leader, slain in battle
Jul 26 On this day in history alonso dhe Ojeda discovers Curacao Island
Aug 12 On this day in history first engagement of the Battle of Zonchio between Venetian and Ottoman fleets.
Aug 25 On this day in history battle at Sapienza: Turkish fleet beats Venetians
Sep 22 Switzerland became an independent state on this day in history.
Oct 06 French king Louis XII occupies Milan on this day in history.
Nov 05 Publication of the Catholicon in Treguier (Brittany). This Breton-French-Latin dictionary was written in 1464 by Jehan Lagadeuc. It is the first Breton dictionary as well as the first French dictionary in the year 1499.
Nov 23 Perkin Warbeck, Flemish sailor, hanged in the year 1499.
Nov 23 In the year 1499 pretender to the throne Perkin Warbeck is hanged for reportedly attempting to escape from the Tower of London. He had invaded England in 1497, claiming to be the lost son of King Edward IV of England.
Nov 28 In the year 1499 edward Plantagenet, 18th Count of Warwick, beheaded