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Historical Events In 1498

Sunday, 15 December 2019

Mar 02   Vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island in the year 1498.  

Apr 07   Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27 in the year 1498.  

Apr 07   Crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy on this day in history.  

Apr 08   On this day in history charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), beheaded at 27  

Apr 28   Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician in the year 1498.  

May 20   On this day in history portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calcutta India  

May 23   Girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45 on this day in history.  

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   Toothbrush invented on this day in history.  

Jul 04   In the year 1498 filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies  

Jul 07   In the year 1498 emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel  

Jul 20   Emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands in the year 1498.  

Jul 27   Vespasiano da' Bisticci, Italian book seller/writer, dies at about 77 in the year 1498.  

Jul 31   Christopher Columbus discovers island of Trinidad in the year 1498.  

Aug 01   On this day in history christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela)  

Aug 01   In the year 1498 christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America  

Aug 07   On this day in history columbus arrives in Caribbean  

Aug 14   In the year 1498 columbus landed at the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela  

Aug 17   On this day in history cardinal Borgia renounced his vows & office to marry a French princess  

Aug 26   On this day in history michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà.  

Sep 16   Tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies on this day in history.  

Dec 07   Alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist on this day in history.  

Dec 19   In the year 1498 andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist  

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Famous Birthdays In 1498

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Apr 09   In the year 1498 birth of john, Cardinal of Lorraine, French churchman (d. 1550)  

Nov 15   Eleonore of Austria, Queen of Portugal and France (d. 1558) was born on this day in history.  

Nov 30   Andrés de Urdaneta, Spanish Augustinian friar, sail-captain and explorer (d. 1568) was born in the year 1498.  

Dec 19   On this day in history birth of andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist  

Famous Deaths In 1498

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Apr 07   In the year 1498 charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27  

Apr 08   On this day in history death of charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), beheaded at 27  

Apr 28   On this day in history death of henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician  

May 23   Girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45 died in the year 1498.  

Jul 04   On this day in history filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies  

Jul 27   Vespasiano da' Bisticci, Italian book seller/writer, dies at about 77 in the year 1498.  

Sep 16   Tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies in the year 1498.  

Dec 07   Alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist died on this day in history.  

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