On This Day

Birthdays in History in 1492

  • Jan 12 Andreas Alicatus, Italian author
  • Mar 6 Jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer
  • Apr 4 Ambrosius Blarer, German reformer, born in Konstanz, Germany (d. 1564)
  • Apr 11 Marguerite of Navarre, Queen of Navarre, wife of Henry II of Navarre, born in Angoulême, France (d. 1549)
  • May 8 Andrea Alciato, Italian lawyer and writer, born in Alzate Brianza, Milan, Italy (d. 1550)
  • Jul 2 Elizabeth Tudor, English princess, second daughter and fourth child of Henry VII of England and Elizabeth of York, born in Richmond Palace, Surrey, England (d. 1495)
  • Sep 12 Lorenzo II de' Medici, Duke of Urbino, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1519)