|Centuries:||14th century - 15th century - 16th century|
|Decades:|| 1460s 1470s 1480s - 1490s - 1500s 1510s 1520s
|Years:||1490 1491 1492 - 1493 - 1494 1495 1496|
|1493 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
Events of 1493 Edit
- January - Ivan III of Russia declares himself gosudar' vseja Rusi - "Lord of all Rus'".
- January 4 - Christopher Columbus leaves the New World.
- March 15 - Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after his first trip to the Americas.
- May 4 - Pope Alexander VI divides the New World between Spain and Portugal along the Demarcation Line.
- July 28 - Great fire in Moscow.
- September 9 - Battle of Krbava field between defending Croatian nobles and invading Ottoman Turk forces.
- November 19 - Christopher Columbus goes ashore on an island he saw for the first time only the day before. He names it San Juan Bautista (later renamed Puerto Rico).
- December 23 - Georg Alt's German translation of Hartmann Schedel's Nuremberg Chronicle is published.
- Huayna Capac starts to rule.
|Gregorian calendar|| 1493 |
|Ab urbe condita||2246|
|Armenian calendar|| 942 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-351 – -350|
|Coptic calendar||1209 – 1210|
|Ethiopian calendar||1485 – 1486|
|Hebrew calendar||5253 – 5254|
|- Vikram Samvat||1548 – 1549|
|- Shaka Samvat||1415 – 1416|
|- Kali Yuga||4594 – 4595|
|Iranian calendar||871 – 872|
|Islamic calendar||898 – 899|
|Japanese calendar|| Meiō
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 2153|
|Thai solar calendar||2036|
- March 15 - Anne de Montmorency, Constable of France (died 1567)
- June 5 - Justus Jonas, German Protestant reformer (died 1555)
- September 28 - Agnolo Firenzuola, Italian poet (died c1545)
- October 14 - Shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord (died 1568)
- November 11 (or December 17 - Paracelsus, Swiss physician and scientist (died 1541)
- November 12 - Bartolommeo Bandinelli, Italian artist and sculptor (died 1560)
- date unknown
- May 10 - Colin Campbell, Scottish politician (born c1433)
- June 14 - Ermolao Barbaro, Italian scholar (born 1454)
- August 19 - Frederick III (born 1415)
- September 9 - Mirko Derenčin, Croatian leader
- November - Martin Alonzo Pinzón, Spanish navigator and explorer (born c1441)
- November 6 - Andrey Bolshoy, Russian prince (born 1446)
- date unknown
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People of the year 1493 at Familypedia
17 people were born in 1493
9 children were born to the 5 women born in 1493
14 people died in 1493
791 people lived in 1493
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4 people were married in 1493.
There were 0 military battles in 1493.