Historical Events In 1491
Saturday, 27 November 2021
Feb 02 Martin Schongauer, German painter, dies at 40 on this day in history.
May 03 On this day in history kongo monarch Nkuwu Nzinga is baptised by Portuguese missionaries, adopting the baptismal name of João I.
Jun 28 Henry VIII, King of England (1509-47) in the year 1491.
Jul 06 Opening ceremony of Daitokuji's Shinju at subtemple in the year 1491.
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 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 in the year 1491.
Nov 25 The siege of Granada, last Moorish stronghold in Spain, begins on this day in history.
Dec 03 Thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies in the year 1491.
Dec 06 King Charles VIII of France marries Anna of Bretagne on this day in history.