Historical Events In 1491
Monday, 24 September 2018
Feb 02 Martin Schongauer, German painter, dies at 40 in the year 1491.
May 03 Kongo monarch Nkuwu Nzinga is baptised by Portuguese missionaries, adopting the baptismal name of João I on this day in history.
Jun 28 Henry VIII, King of England (1509-47) on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1491 opening ceremony of Daitokuji's Shinju at subtemple
Oct 12 In the year 1491 fritz Herlen, German artist
Nov 15 In the year 1491 anna van Bretagne becomes devoted to end "la guerre folle"
Nov 16 On this day in history an auto de fe, held in the Brasero de la Dehesa outside of Ávila, concludes the case of the Holy Child of La Guardia with the public execution of several Jewish and converso suspects.
Nov 25 On this day in history the siege of Granada, last Moorish stronghold in Spain, begins.
Dec 03 Thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history king Charles VIII of France marries Anna of Bretagne