Historical Events In 1502
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1502 gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies
Jan 01 Portuguese navigators discover Rio de Janeiro on this day in history.
Jan 10 Hendrik Niclaes, German/Dutch merchant/cult leader (Children of God) in the year 1502.
Jan 20 In the year 1502 the present-day location of Rio de Janeiro is first explored.
Feb 01 On this day in history olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies
Feb 12 On this day in history granada Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism
Feb 12 In the year 1502 granada] Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism
Feb 25 Austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats government machine on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1502 austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats govt machine
Mar 11 In the year 1502 tebriz shah Ismail I of Persia crowned
Mar 11 On this day in history tebriz] shah Ismail I of Persia crowned
Apr 02 Arthur, English crown prince/husband of Catharina of Aragon, dies in the year 1502.
Apr 15 Jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies in the year 1502.
May 06 On this day in history james Tyrrell, alleged murderer of the Princes in the Tower (executed)
May 09 Columbus left Spain on his 4th & final trip to New World in the year 1502.
May 09 In the year 1502 columbus left Spain on his 4th &final trip to New World
May 11 Columbus begins 4th & last trip to "Indies" in the year 1502.
May 21 Portuguese Admiral Da Nova discovers St Helena in the year 1502.
Jun 07 Gregory XIII, Pope, introduced Gregorian calendar in 1582 on this day in history.
Jun 19 In the year 1502 emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp
Jul 27 In the year 1502 pier Francesco Corteccia, composer
Aug 04 Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter/carpet designer in the year 1502.
Aug 08 On this day in history jacobus IV of Scotland marries Margaretha Tudor
Sep 18 On this day in history christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica on his 4th & last voyage
Oct 16 In the year 1502 storm ravages Friese coast
Oct 30 Vasco da Gama returns to Calicut for the second time in the year 1502.
Dec 23 Margaretha, English princess of Burgundy, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1502 cesare Borgia (son of pope Alexander VI) occupies Urbino