Historical Events In 1498
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Mar 02 Vasco da Gama's fleet visits Mozambique Island on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1498 charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), dies at 27
Apr 07 Crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy on this day in history.
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 Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calcutta India in the year 1498.
May 23 On this day in history girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45
May 30 On this day in history columbus departs with 6 ships for 3rd trip to America
Jun 21 Jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian on this day in history.
Jun 26 Toothbrush invented in the year 1498.
Jul 04 Filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies in the year 1498.
Jul 07 On this day in history emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel
Jul 20 Emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands in the year 1498.
Jul 27 On this day in history vespasiano da' Bisticci, Italian book seller/writer, dies at about 77
Jul 31 In the year 1498 christopher Columbus discovers island of Trinidad
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) in the year 1498.
Aug 01 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on this day in history.
Aug 07 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on this day in history.
Aug 14 Columbus landed at the mouth of the Orinoco River in Venezuela in the year 1498.
Aug 17 In the year 1498 cardinal Borgia renounced his vows & office to marry a French princess
Aug 26 On this day in history michelangelo is commissioned to carve the PietÃ .
Sep 16 In the year 1498 tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies
Dec 07 Alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist in the year 1498.
Dec 19 Andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist on this day in history.