On This Day

October 1503 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 30 Queen Isabella of Spain bans violence against Indians in the Americas

Birthdays in History

  • Oct 24 Isabella of Portugal, Queen consort of Spain, Queen of the Romans, and Lady of the Netherlands (1526-39), and Holy Roman Empress and Queen of Italy (1530-39), born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1539)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 18 Pius III [Francesco Todeschini], Pope (9/22-10/18/1503), dies