Historical Events In 1498
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Mar 02 Vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island on this day in history.
Apr 07 Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27 on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1498 crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy
Apr 08 On this day in history charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), beheaded at 27
Apr 28 On this day in history henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
May 20 Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calcutta India in the year 1498.
May 23 In the year 1498 girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45
May 30 Columbus departs with 6 ships for 3rd trip to America in the year 1498.
Jun 21 On this day in history jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
Jun 26 In the year 1498 toothbrush invented
Jul 04 Filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies in the year 1498.
Jul 07 In the year 1498 emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel
Jul 20 On this day in history emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands
Jul 27 In the year 1498 vespasiano da' Bisticci, Italian book seller/writer, dies at about 77
Jul 31 In the year 1498 christopher Columbus discovers island of Trinidad
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) in the year 1498.
Aug 01 On this day in history christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America
Aug 07 In the year 1498 columbus arrives in Caribbean
Aug 14 On this day in history columbus landed at the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela
Aug 17 Cardinal Borgia renounced his vows & office to marry a French princess on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1498 michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà.
Sep 16 On this day in history tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies
Dec 07 Alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist in the year 1498.
Dec 19 In the year 1498 andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist