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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.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1498

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Apr 09   John, Cardinal of Lorraine, French churchman (d. 1550) was born on this day in history.  

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

Nov 30   On this day in history birth of andrés de Urdaneta, Spanish Augustinian friar, sail-captain and explorer (d. 1568)  

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

Famous Deaths In 1498

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Apr 07   On this day in history charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27  

Apr 08   Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), beheaded at 27 died in the year 1498.  

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   Filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.  

Jul 27   Vespasiano da' Bisticci, Italian book seller/writer, dies at about 77 on this day in history.  

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 died on this day in history.  

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