1496 in History



January 6 Moorish fortress Alhambra, near Grenada, surrenders to the Christi
February 24 England's Henry VII ends commercial dispute with Flanders
March 5 English king Henry VII hires John Cabot (Giovanni Caboto) to explore
March 9 Jews are expelled from Carintha Austria
March 12 Jews are expelled from Syria
October 21 Emperor Maximiliaans daughter marries Spanish crown prince Johan of Aragon/Philip de Blank marries Johanna "the Waanzinnige" of Aragon
December 5 Jews are expelled from Portugal by order of King Manuel I









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