On This Day

Birthdays in History in 1481

  • Jan 15 Ashikaga Yoshizumi, Japanese shogun (d. 1511)
  • Mar 2 Franz von Sickingen, German knight, born in Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg, Germany (d. 1523)
  • Mar 7 Baldassare Peruzzi, Italian architect and painter, born in Siena, Italy (d. 1536)

Person of interestChristian II

Jul 1 Christian II, King of Denmark, Sweden and Norway, born in Nyborg Castle, Denmark (d. 1559)

King of Denmark, Sweden and Norway Christian II
King of Denmark, Sweden and Norway
Christian II