On This Day

What Happened in March 1492

Historical Events

  • Mar 4 King James IV of Scotland concludes an alliance with France against England.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 31 Queen Isabella I of Castile and King Ferdinand II of Aragon issue the Alhambra Decree which expels Jews from their kingdoms

Queen of Castile Isabella I of Castile
Queen of Castile
Isabella I of Castile
King of Aragon Ferdinand II of Aragon
King of Aragon
Ferdinand II of Aragon

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 4 Francesco de Layolle, composer
  • Mar 6 Jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer