Historical Events in 1494

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  • Jan 1st Juw Dekama elected potentate of Frisia
  • Jan 6th The first Mass in the New World is celebrated at La Isabela, Hispaniola.
  • Jan 25th Alfonso II succeeds his father as king of Naples

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May 5th On 2nd voyage to New World, Christopher Columbus sights Jamaica

Explorer of the New World Christopher Columbus
Explorer of the New World
Christopher Columbus
  • Jun 7th Treaty of Tordesillas, Spain & Portugal divide America
  • Nov 8th Uprising against Piero de' Medici in Florence Italy
  • Nov 9th Family de' Medici become rulers of Florence
  • Nov 18th French King Charles VIII occupies Florence