Historical Events In 1498
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Mar 02 In the year 1498 vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island
Apr 07 Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27 in the year 1498.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 Jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian in the year 1498.
Jun 26 In the year 1498 toothbrush invented
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 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 in the year 1498.
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America in the year 1498.
Aug 07 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on this day in history.
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 Michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà in the year 1498.
Sep 16 In the year 1498 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 Andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist on this day in history.