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Historical Events In 1492

Friday, 23 October 2020

Sep 09   Columbus' fleet sets sail west on this day in history.  

Sep 25   Crewman on Pinta sights "land"-a few weeks early in the year 1492.  

Sep 25   Crewman on the Pinta sights "land"-a few weeks early in the year 1492.  

Oct 02   King Henry VII of England invades France in the year 1492.  

Oct 07   Columbus misses Florida when he changed course in the year 1492.  

Oct 08   On this day in history columbus' fleet about 400 sea miles from Puerto Rico  

Oct 11   In the year 1492 columbus' ships sites land on the horizon (Bahamas)  

Oct 12   Columbus arrives in Bahamas [real Columbus Day] in the year 1492.  

Oct 12   Columbus arrives in the Bahamas; the real Columbus Day on this day in history.  

Oct 12   Piero della Francesca, Italian painter on this day in history.  

Oct 13   English admiral Poynings fleet occupies Lock on this day in history.  

Oct 14   Columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Maria of Concepcion in the year 1492.  

Oct 16   Columbus' fleet anchors at "Fernandina" (Long Island, Bahamas) in the year 1492.  

Oct 17   On this day in history columbus sights isle of San Salvador  

Oct 17   Columbus sights isle of San Salvador (Watling Island, Bahamas) on this day in history.  

Oct 19   On this day in history columbus sites "Isabela" (Fortune Island, Bahamas)  

Oct 21   In the year 1492 columbus lands on San Salvador Island  

Oct 24   In the year 1492 24 Jews are burned at stake in Mecklenburg Germany  

Oct 25   On this day in history columbus' fleet sites "Zandislands" (Ragged Island Range, Bahamas)  

Oct 26   In the year 1492 columbus' fleet anchors on Ragged Island Range, Bahamas  

Oct 27   Christopher Columbus discovers Cuba & claims it for Spain on this day in history.  

Oct 28   In the year 1492 christopher Columbus discovers Cuba  

Nov 05   In the year 1492 christopher Columbus learns of maize (corn) from Indians of Cuba  

Nov 05   In the year 1492 christopher Columbus learns of maize (corn) from the Indians of Cuba  

Nov 05   Corn is discovered by Spanish explorers in Cuba on this day in history.  

Nov 06   On this day in history antoine Busnois, French composer  

Nov 07   The Ensisheim Meteorite, the oldest meteorite with a known date of impact, strikes the earth around noon in a wheat field outside the village of Ensisheim, Alsace, France in the year 1492.  

Nov 09   Peace of Etaples (Henry VII & Charles VIII) on this day in history.  

Nov 15   In the year 1492 christopher Columbus notes 1st recorded reference to tobacco  

Nov 15   In the year 1492 christopher Columbus notes first recorded reference to tobacco  

Nov 15   On this day in history in Spain, 6 Jews and 5 Conversos are accused of using black magic  

Nov 21   Pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet on this day in history.  

Dec 05   Columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola) (Haiti) in the year 1492.  

Dec 05   Columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola/Haiti) in the year 1492.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1492

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 12   In the year 1492 birth of andreas Alicatus, Italian author  

Mar 04   On this day in history birth of francesco de Layolle, composer  

Mar 06   In the year 1492 birth of jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer  

Apr 04   In the year 1492 birth of ambrosius Blarer, German reformer (d. 1564)  

Apr 11   Marguerite of Navarre, wife of Henry II of Navarre (d. 1549) was born on this day in history.  

May 08   On this day in history birth of andreas Alciatus, [Giovanni Andrea-Alciato], Italian lawyer  

Jul 02   Elizabeth Tudor, English princess (d. 1495) was born in the year 1492.  

Sep 12   Lorenzo II de' Medici, Duke of Urbino (d. 1519) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1492

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Apr 08   On this day in history lorenzo I de' Medici"il Magnifico", ruler of Florence (1469-92), dies  

Apr 09   Lorenzo de' Medici, Florentine statesman, dies in the year 1492.  

Jun 07   Kazimierz IV, King of Poland (1447-92), dies at 64 in the year 1492.  

Jun 16   Jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded died on this day in history.  

Jul 25   On this day in history innocent VII, [Giovanni B Cibo], Italian Pope (1484-92), dies  

Oct 12   On this day in history death of piero della Francesca, Italian painter  

Nov 06   In the year 1492 death of antoine Busnois, French composer  

Nov 19   In the year 1492 death of jami, Persian poet (b. 1414)  

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