On This Day

Historical Figures Who Died in 1495

  • Jan 11 Pedro González de Mendoza, Spanish cardinal and statesman, dies at 66
  • Feb 10 William Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy
  • Feb 25 Djem Sultan, son of Turkish sultan Mehmed II, dies at 35
  • May 31 Cecily Neville, mother of Edward IV of England and Richard III of England, dies at 80
  • Sep 14 Elizabeth Tudor, English princess, the second daughter and fourth child of Henry VII of England and Elizabeth of York, dies at 3
  • Oct 25 John II, the Perfect/Consummate, King of Portugal (1481-95), dies
  • Nov 19 Alfonso II, King of Naples (1494-95), dies
  • Dec 18 Alphonso II, King of Naples (1494-95), dies at 47