Events in year of 1514

  • 01-10Complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek and Latin finished
  • 04-26Copernicus makes his 1st observations of Saturn
  • 09-08Battle at Ozra: Polish / Latvia army beats Russians
  • 09-15Thomas Wolsey appointed Archbishop of York
  • 10-09King Louis XII of France marries Mary Tudor, Daughter of Henry VIII

People born in year of 1514

  • 02-22Tahmasp I: Shah of Persia (1524-76) / author (Tazkire-i Shah)
  • 05-03Bartholomaeus a Martyribus [Fernandez]: Primate of Portugal
  • 07-28Maximilian of Burgundy: Viceroy of Holland
  • 12-31Andreas Vesalius: Brussels, Belgium -- Anatomist (Fabrica)

People died in year of 1514

  • 01-09Anna de Bretagne: Wife of Maximilian, dies at 36
  • 06-25Berta Jacobsdr [Suster Bertken]: Dutch hermit, dies at 87

Events in year of 1515

  • 01-01Jews are expelled from Laibach Austria
  • 05-03Persian Gulf: Portugese fleet occupies Ormuz
  • 05-19George van Saksen-Meissen sells Friesland for 100,000 gold guilders to Archduke Charles
  • 07-22Anna of Bohemia (12) marries Karel van Ferdinand of Austria
  • 07-22Congress of Vienna settles issues between Poland and Holy Roman Empire
  • 07-22Louis of Hungary (9) marries Maria of Bohemia and succession to Hungarian throne
  • 09-14Battle at Marignano ends in French / Venetian victory
  • 12-24Thomas Wolsey appointed English Lord Chancellor

People born in year of 1515

  • 02-14Frederick III [the Pious]: Elect of the Palts
  • 03-12Caspar Othmayr: Composer
  • 03-28Theresa of Avila / Teresa de Jesus: Spanish mystic writer / Saint
  • 07-21St Philippus Nerius [Philippo Neri]: Italian Merchant / priest
  • 09-22Anna van Kleef: Queen of England / 4th Wife of Henry VIII
  • 10-04Lucas Cranach [the Younger]: German painter
  • 11-22Marie Guise: French Wife of King James V of Scotland
  • 12-22Mary of Lorraine: France -- Pro-French Regent of Scotland

People died in year of 1515

  • 01-01Louis XII: "the Justified" King of France (1498-1515), dies at 52
  • 11-05Mariotto di Bigio di Bindo Albertinelli: Italian painter, dies at 41
  • 12-15Alfonso de Albuquerque: Viceroy of Portuguese Indies