On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1498

Historical Events

  • Crowd storms Savonarola's convent San Marco Florence, Italy

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCharles VIII

Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98) who invaded Italy, dies at 27

King of France Charles VIII
King of France
Charles VIII

1498 Highlights

About April 7, 1498

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 522 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries