Historical Events In 1498
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Mar 02 Vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island in the year 1498.
Apr 07 Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27 in the year 1498.
Apr 07 Crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
Jun 26 Toothbrush invented on this day in history.
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 Christopher Columbus discovers island of Trinidad in the year 1498.
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 On this day in history columbus arrives in Caribbean
Aug 14 In the year 1498 columbus landed at the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela
Aug 17 On this day in history cardinal Borgia renounced his vows & office to marry a French princess
Aug 26 On this day in history michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1498 andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist