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Historical Events In 1502

Tuesday, 17 May 2022

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) on this day in history.  

Jan 20   The present-day location of Rio de Janeiro is first explored on this day in history.  

Feb 01   Olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies on this day in history.  

Feb 12   On this day in history granada Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism  

Feb 12   On this day in history granada] Moslems forced to convert to Catholicism  

Feb 25   In the year 1502 austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats government machine  

Feb 25   On this day in history austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats govt machine  

Mar 11   Tebriz shah Ismail I of Persia crowned on this day in history.  

Mar 11   In the year 1502 tebriz] shah Ismail I of Persia crowned  

Apr 02   In the year 1502 arthur, English crown prince/husband of Catharina of Aragon, dies  

Apr 15   Jan IV Chalon, prince of Orange, dies on this day in history.  

May 06   James Tyrrell, alleged murderer of the Princes in the Tower (executed) on this day in history.  

May 09   Columbus left Spain on his 4th & final trip to New World on this day in history.  

May 09   Columbus left Spain on his 4th &final trip to New World in the year 1502.  

May 11   In the year 1502 columbus begins 4th & last trip to "Indies"  

May 21   Portuguese Admiral Da Nova discovers St Helena in the year 1502.  

Jun 07   On this day in history gregory XIII, Pope, introduced Gregorian calendar in 1582  

Jun 19   On this day in history emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp  

Jul 27   In the year 1502 pier Francesco Corteccia, composer  

Aug 04   In the year 1502 pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter/carpet designer  

Aug 08   On this day in history jacobus IV of Scotland marries Margaretha Tudor  

Sep 18   Christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica on his 4th & last voyage in the year 1502.  

Oct 16   On this day in history storm ravages Friese coast  

Oct 30   Vasco da Gama returns to Calicut for the second time on this day in history.  

Dec 23   On this day in history margaretha, English princess of Burgundy, dies at 57  

Dec 31   On this day in history cesare Borgia (son of pope Alexander VI) occupies Urbino  

Famous Birthdays In 1502

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 10   On this day in history birth of hendrik Niclaes, German/Dutch merchant/cult leader (Children of God)  

Feb 02   On this day in history birth of damião de Góis, Portuguese philosopher (d. 1574)  

Mar 20   Pierino Belli, Italian soldier and jurist (d. 1575) was born on this day in history.  

Apr 25   On this day in history birth of georg Major, German Protestant theologian (d. 1574)  

Jun 06   King John III of Portugal (d. 1557) was born in the year 1502.  

Jun 07   In the year 1502 birth of gregory XIII, Pope, introduced Gregorian calendar in 1582  

Jul 27   Pier Francesco Corteccia, composer was born on this day in history.  

Aug 04   Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter/carpet designer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1502

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies in the year 1502.  

Feb 01   In the year 1502 olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies  

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   James Tyrrell, alleged murderer of the Princes in the Tower (executed) died on this day in history.  

Dec 23   On this day in history margaretha, English princess of Burgundy, dies at 57  

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