1515 in History



January 1 Francois, Duke of Angoulame succeeds Louis XII as Francois I of France
January 1 Jews are expelled from Laibach Austria
May 3 Persian Gulf: Portugese fleet occupies Ormuz
May 19 George van Saksen-Meissen sells Friesland for 100,000 gold guilders to arch duke Charles
July 22 Anna of Bohemia (12) marries Karel van Ferdinand of Austria
July 22 Congress of Vienna settles issues between Poland and Holy Roman Empire
July 22 Louis of Hungary (9) marries Maria of Bohemia and succession to Hungarian throne
September 13 Battle at Marignano: France beats Habsburgers and Pope Leo X
September 14 Battle at Marignano ends in French/Venetian victory
December 24 Thomas Wolsey appointed English Lord Chancellor









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