Events in year of 1504

  • 01-01King Louis XII loses last bulwark in Naples, Caeta
  • 01-31By treaty of Lyons, French cede Naples to Ferdinand of Aragon
  • 02-29Columbus uses a lunar eclipse to frighten hostile Jamaican Indians
  • 03-31France and Spain signs ceasefire
  • 04-01English guilds / corp goes under state control
  • 04-23King Maximilian I routes troops to Bavaria
  • 09-22Settle engagement of Karel of Luxembourg and Claudia the Beaujeu
  • 10-12Queen Isabella I of Spain signs her testament

People born in year of 1504

  • 01-01Caspar Cruciger: German church Reformer
  • 01-17Pius V [Antonio Ghislieri]: Saint, Pope (1566-72)
  • 06-02George / Joris van Egmont: Bishop of Utrecht
  • 08-06Matthew "Nosey" Parker: Archbishop of Canterbury
  • 11-13Philip the Generous: Landgrave of Hesse

People died in year of 1504

  • 04-18Filippino Lippi: Painter, dies at about 52
  • 05-05Anton of Burgundy [the Great Bastard]: Knight, dies at about 82
  • 05-31Engelbert II: Earl of Nassau-Dillenburg-Dietz
  • 07-02Stefanus III Bogdanowitsj: Ruler of Moldavia (1457-1504)

Events in year of 1505

  • 04-20Jews are expelled from Orange Burgandy by Philibert of Luxembourg

People born in year of 1505

  • 01-13Joachim II Hector: Ruler (Brandenburg)
  • 09-15Maria: Queen of Hungary / Wife of Louis II / Governess of the Netherlands (1531-55)

People died in year of 1505

  • 02-04Joan of Valois: Queen of France / saint, dies at 40
  • 10-27Ivan III de Great: Russian tsar (1462-1505)
  • 12-18John IX van Horne: Prince-bishop of Lieges, executed