Events in year of 1518

  • 04-27Treaty of St. Truiden: anti-French Trapdoors / Bourgondisch covenant
  • 10-02English Cardinal Thomas Wolsey makes European plan
  • 10-12Pontifical ambassador interrogates Martin Luther

People born in year of 1518

  • 07-27Elizabeth Talbot: Countess of Shrewsbury / builder of country houses
  • 09-29Tintoretto: Italian painter
  • 12-21Mark van Vaernewijck: Flemish nobleman / politician

People died in year of 1518

  • 08-26Giberto X: Italian mister of Correggio / husband of Veronica Gambara
  • 11-20Pierre de la Rue / Peter van Straten: Flemish composer

Events in year of 1519

  • 05-09Austrian adel / burgerij in uprising against central government
  • 06-28King Carlos I elected Roman Catholic German Emperor Charles V
  • 07-16Public debate between Martin Luther and Theologist John Eck
  • 07-26Pizarro receives royal charter for S American west coast
  • 08-15Panama City founded
  • 09-021st Battle of Tehuacingo, San Salvador vs. Mexico
  • 09-052nd Battle of Tehuacingo, Mexico: Hernan Cortes vs. Tlascala Aztecs
  • 09-20Ferdinand Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world
  • 11-04Flood ravages Dutch / Friese coast
  • 11-07University of Leuven convicts teaching of Luther

People born in year of 1519

  • 02-15Pedro Menendez de Aviles: Explorer (found St. Augustine Florida)
  • 02-16Gaspard de Coligny: Huguenot leader / French Admiral
  • 03-29Carlo Caraffa: Italian Cardinal
  • 03-31Henry II: King of Germany (1547-59)
  • 04-13De Medicis: Queen consort (Henry II of France)
  • 06-12Cosmos de Medici: Art Patron (Accademia del Disegno)
  • 07-20Innocent IX [Giovanni A Facchinetti]: 230th Catholic Pope (1591)

People died in year of 1519

  • 01-12Maximilian I of Hapsburg: German kaiser
  • 05-02Leonardo Da Vinci: Artist / scientist, dies at 67
  • 06-24Lucrezia Borgia: Daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39
  • 09-21Hans Backofen / Backoffen: German sculptor, dies at about 49
  • 11-30Michael Wolgemut: German Painter (Weltchronik), dies at about 85