Historical Events for Year 1500

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Months in Year 1500: January - February - March - April - June - July - August - November

Events 1 - 15 of 15

Jan 5th - Duke Ludovico Sforza's troops reconquer Milan
Jan 26th - Vicente Yáñez Pinzón becomes the first European to set foot in Brazil.
Feb 17th - Battle of Hemmingstedt.
Mar 9th - Pedro Cabral departs with 13 ships to India
Apr 8th - Battle at Novara: King Louis XII beats duke Ludovico Sforza
Apr 10th - France captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan
Apr 22nd - Pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil & claims it for Portugal
Apr 23rd - Pedro Cabral lands & annexes Brazil (Terra da Vera Cruz)
Jun 25th - Pope Alexander VI accept Treaty of Granada
Jul 15th - Duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion
Jul 15th - Baglione family massacre at the "Blood Wedding" of Astorre Baglione & Lavinia Colonna in Perugia
Aug 10th - Portuguese sea captain Diego Diaz is first European to sight Madagascar
Astronomer and Mathematician Nicolaus CopernicusAstronomer and Mathematician Nicolaus Copernicus Nov 5th - -6th Nov astronomer Copernicus observes a lunar eclipse in Rome
Nov 11th - Treaty of Granada: France & Aragon divide Naples
Nov 25th - Governor De Bobadilla of Santo Domingo captures Columbus

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