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|Centuries:||14th century – 15th century – 16th century|
|Decades:||1450s 1460s 1470s – 1480s – 1490s 1500s 1510s|
|Years:||1480 1481 1482 1483 1484 1485 1486 1487 1488 1489|
|Categories:||Births – Deaths – Architecture
Establishments – Disestablishments
Events[change | edit source]
- War of the Roses in England.
- Bartolomeu Dias of Portugal sails around Africa and on to India.
- Spanish Inquisition begins.
Births[change | edit source]
- Martin Luther, German monk and reformer
- Raphael, Italian painter and architect
- Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss religious reformer
- Catherine of Aragon, queen of Henry VIII of England
Deaths[change | edit source]
- Mehmed II, Ottoman Sultan
- King Christian I of Denmark and Norway
- Axayacatl, Aztec ruler of Tenochtitlan