Historical Events In 1498
Friday, 21 January 2022
Mar 02 Vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27
Apr 07 In the year 1498 crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy
Apr 08 Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), beheaded at 27 in the year 1498.
Apr 28 Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician in the year 1498.
May 20 Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calcutta India in the year 1498.
May 23 On this day in history girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45
May 30 On this day in history columbus departs with 6 ships for 3rd trip to America
Jun 21 On this day in history jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
Jun 26 Toothbrush invented in the year 1498.
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 On this day in history christopher Columbus discovers island of Trinidad
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) in the year 1498.
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America in the year 1498.
Aug 07 On this day in history 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 in the year 1498.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist