Historical Events In 1491
Saturday, 19 June 2021
Feb 02 In the year 1491 martin Schongauer, German painter, dies at 40
May 03 On this day in history kongo monarch Nkuwu Nzinga is baptised by Portuguese missionaries, adopting the baptismal name of João I.
Jun 28 On this day in history henry VIII, King of England (1509-47)
Jul 06 On this day in history opening ceremony of Daitokuji's Shinju at subtemple
Oct 12 On this day in history fritz Herlen, German artist
Nov 15 In the year 1491 anna van Bretagne becomes devoted to end "la guerre folle"
Nov 16 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 in the year 1491.
Nov 25 On this day in history the siege of Granada, last Moorish stronghold in Spain, begins.
Dec 03 On this day in history thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies
Dec 06 King Charles VIII of France marries Anna of Bretagne on this day in history.