Historical Events in 1500

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Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Jan 5th Duke Ludovico Sforza's troops reconquer Milan

Duke of Milan Ludovico Sforza
Duke of Milan
Ludovico Sforza
  • 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

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Nov 5th -6th Nov astronomer Copernicus observes a lunar eclipse in Rome

Astronomer and Mathematician Nicolaus Copernicus
Astronomer and Mathematician
Nicolaus Copernicus
  • Nov 11th Treaty of Granada: France & Aragon divide Naples

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Nov 25th Governor De Bobadilla of Santo Domingo captures Columbus

Explorer of the New World Christopher Columbus
Explorer of the New World
Christopher Columbus