On This Day

What Happened in January 1495

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 28 Pope Alexander VI (Roderic Llançol i de Borgia) gives his son Cesare as hostage to Charles VIII of France

King of France Charles VIII
King of France
Charles VIII

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 11 Pedro González de Mendoza, Spanish cardinal and statesman, dies at 66