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 after hitting his head on a door lintel 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? 523 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries