Historical Events In 1498
Friday, 03 July 2020
Mar 02 In the year 1498 vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island
Apr 07 Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy in the year 1498.
Apr 08 In the year 1498 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 In the year 1498 portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calcutta India
May 23 In the year 1498 girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45
May 30 In the year 1498 columbus departs with 6 ships for 3rd trip to America
Jun 21 In the year 1498 jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
Jun 26 On this day in history toothbrush invented
Jul 04 Filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
Jul 07 Emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel in the year 1498.
Jul 20 Emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands in the year 1498.
Jul 27 In the year 1498 vespasiano da' Bisticci, Italian book seller/writer, dies at about 77
Jul 31 Christopher Columbus discovers island of Trinidad on this day in history.
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America in the year 1498.
Aug 07 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on this day in history.
Aug 14 Columbus landed at the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela on this day in history.
Aug 17 Cardinal Borgia renounced his vows & office to marry a French princess on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1498 michelangelo is commissioned to carve the PietĂ .
Sep 16 Tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies in the year 1498.
Dec 07 In the year 1498 alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist
Dec 19 Andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist on this day in history.