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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1490s  1500s  1510s  – 1520s –  1530s  1540s  1550s
Years: 1525 1526 152715281529 1530 1531

Events

  • June 19 – Battle of Landriano – A French army in Italy under Marshal St. Pol is decisively defeated.
  • November 6 – Shipwrecked Spanish conquistador Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca becomes the first known European to set foot on Texas.
  • Andrea Doria revolts against the French and establishes the independence of Genoa.
  • Montenegro gains autonomy under Turk power.
  • Maya people drive Spanish Conquistadors out of Yucatán.
  • Spain takes direct control of Acapulco.
  • Bubonic plague breaks out in England.
  • Fourth major outbreak of the sweating sickness in England. This time the disease also spreads to northern Europe
  • St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle completed.
  • Chateau Fontainebleau in France begun.
  • Cardinal Wolsey founds a college at Ipswich.
  • Michelangelo (Michelangelo Buonarroti) begins work on fortifications of Florence.
  • Baldassare Castiglione publishes The Book of the Courtier.

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