1485 in History

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Events in History

  • Jun 1 Matthias of Hungary takes Vienna from Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III
  • Jun 28 Gent/Brugge/Ieper recognize Maximilian of Austria as regent of Netherlands
  • Aug 1 Henry Tudor's army sails to England (future Henry VII)
  • Aug 7 Henry Tudor's (Henry VII to be) army lands in Milford Haven, South Wales
  • Aug 22 Battle of Bosworth Field - Henry Tudor's forces defeat English King Richard III during last battle in the Wars of the Roses
  • Oct 30 Henry VII of England crowned at Westminster Abbey

Birthdays in History

  • Apr 3 Lieven van der Maude [Ammonius], South Netherland poet
  • Jun 24 Johannes Bugenhagen, German reformer (d. 1558)
  • Nov 30 Veronica Gambara, Italian poet, born in Pralboino, Lombardy, Italy (d. 1550)

Person of interestCatherine of Aragon

Dec 16 Catherine of Aragon, Spanish princess, 1st wife of Henry VIII, Queen of England (1509-33), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1536)

Spanish Princess, Queen of England Catherine of Aragon
Spanish Princess, Queen of England
Catherine of Aragon

Deaths in History

  • Feb 28 Niclas, Graf von Abensberg, German soldier (b. 1441)
  • Mar 16 Anne Neville, English queen, wife of Richard III of England, dies at 28
  • Aug 7 Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince
  • Aug 22 Richard III, King of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32