1487 facts for kids

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1450s  1460s  1470s  – 1480s –  1490s  1500s  1510s
Years: 1484 1485 148614871488 1489 1490

The year 1487 was a common year which started on Monday.

Events

Date unknown

  • Aztec emperor Ahuitzotl dedicates the Great Temple Pyramid of Tenochtitlan with thousands of human sacrifices.

Births

Deaths

  • March 21 – Nicholas of Flüe, Swiss hermit and saint (b. 1417)
  • June 16 – John de la Pole, 1st Earl of Lincoln (b. c. 1463)
  • June 26 – John Argyropoulos, philosopher
  • July 16 – Charlotte, Queen of Cyprus (b. 1436)
  • September 9 – Chenghua Emperor of China (b. 1447)
  • September 14 – Mara Branković, Serbian princess (b. 1416)
  • September 30 – John Sutton, 1st Baron Dudley, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (b. 1400)
  • October 22 – Antonio Bettini, religious writer (b. 1396)
  • date unknown
    • William FitzAlan, 16th Earl of Arundel (b. 1417)
    • Tlacaelel, high priest of Tenochtitlán (b. 1397)

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