Historical Events In 1498
Friday, 22 March 2019
Mar 02 In the year 1498 vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island
Apr 07 In the year 1498 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 In the year 1498 charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), beheaded at 27
Apr 28 In the year 1498 henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
May 20 Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calcutta India on this day in history.
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 Jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian on this day in history.
Jun 26 Toothbrush invented in the year 1498.
Jul 04 In the year 1498 filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies
Jul 07 On this day in history emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel
Jul 20 Emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1498 vespasiano da' Bisticci, Italian book seller/writer, dies at about 77
Jul 31 Christopher Columbus discovers island of Trinidad on this day in history.
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 In the year 1498 columbus arrives in Caribbean
Aug 14 Columbus landed at the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela in the year 1498.
Aug 17 Cardinal Borgia renounced his vows & office to marry a French princess in the year 1498.
Aug 26 Michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà on this day in history.
Sep 16 Tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1498 alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist
Dec 19 Andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist on this day in history.