On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1503

  • Feb 4 Queen Elizabeth, consort of Henry VII of England, dies
  • Feb 11 Elizabeth of York, Queen Consort of England and wife of King Henry VII, dies on 38th birthday
  • Feb 15 Henry Deane, Archbishop of Canterbury (1501-03), dies
  • May 20 Lorenzo de Medici, Italian patron (b. 1463)
  • Aug 18 Alexander VI, [Rodrigo de Borja], Spanish Pope (1492-1503), dies
  • Oct 18 Pius III, [Francesco Todeschini], Pope (9/22-10/18/1503), dies
  • Nov 23 Bona of Savoy, Italian noblewoman (b. 1449)
  • Nov 23 Margaret of York (Margaret of Burgendy), wife of Charles I, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 57
  • Dec 28 Piero di Lorenzo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1471)