What Happened In History Year 1511

Historical Events for the Year 1511

  • 19th January » Mirandola surrenders to the French.
  • 15th August » Afonso de Albuquerque of Kingdom of Portugal called Portugal Capture of Malacca (1511) known as conquers Malacca, the capital of the Malacca Sultanate.
  • 4th October » Formation of the War of the League of Cambrai e.g Holy League of Ferdinand II of Aragon, the Papal States and the Republic of Venice against France.
  • 17th November » Spain and England ally against France.

Famous Birthdays in 1511

  • 1st January » Henry, Duke of Cornwall (d. 1511)
  • 18th June » Bartolomeo Ammannati, Italian architect and sculptor, designed the Ponte Santa Trinita (d. 1592)
  • 9th July » Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg (d. 1571)
  • 30th July » Giorgio Vasari, Italian painter, historian, and architect (d. 1574)
  • 29th September » Michael Servetus, Spanish physician, cartographer, and theologian (d. 1553)
  • 22nd October » Erasmus Reinhold, German astronomer and mathematician (d. 1553)
  • 15th November » Johannes Secundus, Dutch poet (d. 1536)

Famous Deaths in History for 1511

  • 9th January » Demetrios Chalkokondyles, Greek scholar and academic (b. 1423)
  • 22nd February » Henry, Duke of Cornwall (b. 1511)
  • 2nd August » Andrew Barton (privateer) named Andrew Barton, Scottish admiral (b. 1466)
  • 6th September » Ashikaga Yoshizumi, Japanese shogun (b. 1481)

Historical events for the year 1511 by month