Historical Events In 1491
Monday, 21 October 2019
Feb 02 In the year 1491 martin Schongauer, German painter, dies at 40
May 03 Kongo monarch Nkuwu Nzinga is baptised by Portuguese missionaries, adopting the baptismal name of João I in the year 1491.
Jun 28 Henry VIII, King of England (1509-47) on this day in history.
Jul 06 Opening ceremony of Daitokuji's Shinju at subtemple on this day in history.
Oct 12 Fritz Herlen, German artist on this day in history.
Nov 15 Anna van Bretagne becomes devoted to end "la guerre folle" on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history 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.
Nov 25 On this day in history the siege of Granada, last Moorish stronghold in Spain, begins.
Dec 03 In the year 1491 thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies
Dec 06 King Charles VIII of France marries Anna of Bretagne on this day in history.