Events in year of 1490

  • 03-231st dated edition of Maimonides "Mishna Torah" published
  • 03-23Maimonides Mishneh Torah published
  • 12-14Anna van Bretagne marries a proxy Maximilian of Austria

People born in year of 1490

  • 02-17Charles de Bourbon: Officer / Governor (Lombardy)
  • 05-17Albrecht von Hohenzollern: 1st Duke of Prussia
  • 06-28Albrecht von Brandenburg: German Archbishop / Monarch of Mainz / Cardinal
  • 10-12Bernardo Pisano: Composer

People died in year of 1490

  • 03-14Charles I: Duke of Savoy, dies at 21
  • 04-06Matthias Corvinus: King of Hungary
  • 06-12Adriaan Vilain II of Rassegem: Peace of Tours, murdered at about 39
  • 08-11French van Brederode: Leader of Hoeksen, dies at about 25
  • 12-10Antoine Haneron: Bourgundy diplomat, dies at about 90

Events in year of 1491

  • 11-156 Jews and 5 Conversos accused of killing Christians in La Guardia Spain
  • 11-15Anna van Bretagne becomes devoted to end "la guerre folle"
  • 12-06King Charles VIII of France marries Anna of Bretagne

People born in year of 1491

  • 06-02Henry VIII: King of England (1509-47)

People died in year of 1491

  • 02-02Martin Schongauer: German painter, dies at 40
  • 12-03Thomas Basin: French Historian / Bishop of Lisieux