Events in year of 1485

  • 06-28Gent / Brugge / Ieper recognize Maximilian of Austria as regent of Neth
  • 08-01Henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
  • 08-07Henry (VII) Tudors army lands in Milford Harbor, South-Wales
  • 08-25Battle at Bosworth Fields: Henry Tudor beats King Richard III
  • 10-30King Henry VII Tudor crowned "Yeomen of the Guard"

People born in year of 1485

  • 04-03Lieven van der Maude [Ammonius]: Netherlands -- Poet
  • 11-30Veronica Gambara: Italian poetess
  • 12-16Catherine of Aragon: Spanish Princess / 1st Wife of Henry VIII

People died in year of 1485

  • 08-22Richard III: King of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32
  • 10-27Rudolph Agricola [Roelof Huysman]: Humanist / organist

Events in year of 1486

  • 01-18King Henry VII of England marries Elizabeth, Daughter of Edward IV
  • 02-16Diet of Frankfort

People born in year of 1486

  • 01-06Martin Agricola [M Sore]: German composer / cantor
  • 07-14Andrea del Sarto: Italy -- Painter (Recollets)
  • 08-23Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein: Austrian diplomat
  • 09-14Agrippa von Nettesheim: German occultist / Alchemist / royal Astrologer
  • 10-10Charles III: Duke of Savoy

People died in year of 1486

  • 03-11Albrecht III Achilles: Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 71
  • 08-26Ernst I: Ruler of Saxon (1464-86), dies at 45