Historical Events In 1498
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Mar 02 Vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1498 charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27
Apr 07 Crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy in the year 1498.
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 In the year 1498 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 In the year 1498 jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
Jun 26 In the year 1498 toothbrush invented
Jul 04 On this day in history filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies
Jul 07 Emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel in the year 1498.
Jul 20 On this day in history emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands
Jul 27 On this day in history 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) in the year 1498.
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1498 michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà.
Sep 16 Tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies in the year 1498.
Dec 07 On this day in history alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist
Dec 19 In the year 1498 andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist