Historical Events In 1500
Monday, 17 February 2020
Jan 05 In the year 1500 duke Ludovico Sforza's troops reconquer Milan
Jan 26 Vicente YÃ¡Ã±ez PinzÃ³n becomes the first European to set foot on Brazil in the year 1500.
Feb 17 Battle of Hemmingstedt in the year 1500.
Feb 24 Carlos V, King of Spain (1516-56)/Holy Roman Emperor on this day in history.
Mar 03 Reginald Pole, English Cardinal/"heretic" in the year 1500.
Mar 09 On this day in history pedro Cabral departs with 13 ships to India
Apr 08 Battle at Novara: King Louis XII beats duke Ludovico Sforza on this day in history.
Apr 10 France captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan in the year 1500.
Apr 11 Michael T Marullus, Greeks poet, drowns in the year 1500.
Apr 12 Joachim Camerarius, [Liebhard Kammerer], German humanist in the year 1500.
Apr 22 On this day in history pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil
Apr 22 Pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil & claims it for Portugal in the year 1500.
Apr 22 In the year 1500 the area that became Brazil is discovered by Portuguese explorers
Apr 23 Alexander Alesius, [Aless/Alane], System theologist/physician on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1500 pedro Cabral lands & annexes Brazil (Terra da Vera Cruz)
May 29 Bartholomeu Diaz de Narvaez (Novaez), Portuguese sea explorer, drowns on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1500 pope Alexander VI accept Treaty of Granada
Jul 15 In the year 1500 duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion
Aug 10 Portuguese sea captain Diego Diaz is first European to sight Madagascar on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history albrecht III van Saxon-Meisen, duke of Saxon, dies at 57
Sep 15 John Morton, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history john Alcock, English Catholic bishop
Nov 01 Benvenuto Cellini, sculptor/goldsmith/author (Perseus) in the year 1500.
Nov 11 Treaty of Granada: France & Aragon divide Naples on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history governor De Bobadilla of Santo Domingo captures Columbus