On This Day

Events in History in 1490

  • Jan 4 Anna of Brittany announces that all those who would ally with the king of France will be considered guilty of the crime of lese-majesty.
  • Jan 23 1st printing of Ramban's Sha'ar ha-Gemul
  • Mar 23 1st dated edition of Maimonides "Mishneh Torah", a code of Jewish religious law is published