|Centuries:||14th century - 15th century - 16th century|
|Decades:|| 1450s 1460s 1470s - 1480s - 1490s 1500s 1510s
|Years:||1482 1483 1484 - 1485 - 1486 1487 1488|
|1485 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
Events of 1485[edit | edit source]
- June 1 - Matthias of Hungary takes Vienna in his conquest of Austria (from Frederick III) and makes the city his capital.
- August 5-7 - First outbreak of sweating sickness in England begins.
- August 22 - Battle of Bosworth Field is fought between the armies of King Richard III of England and rival claimant to the throne of England Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond. Richard dies in battle and Henry Tudor becomes King Henry VII of England.
- September 12 - Muscovian forces take hold of Tver.
In fiction[edit | edit source]
- In Blackadder -
|Gregorian calendar||1485 |
|Ab urbe condita||2238|
|Armenian calendar||934 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-359 – -358|
|Coptic calendar||1201 – 1202|
|Ethiopian calendar||1477 – 1478|
|Hebrew calendar||5245 – 5246|
|- Vikram Samvat||1540 – 1541|
|- Shaka Samvat||1407 – 1408|
|- Kali Yuga||4586 – 4587|
|Iranian calendar||863 – 864|
|Islamic calendar||889 – 890|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2145|
|Thai solar calendar||2028|
Births[edit | edit source]
- June 24 - Johannes Bugenhagen, German religious reformer (died 1558)
- October 1 - Johannes Dantiscus, Polish poet and bishop (died 1548)
- December 16 - Catherine of Aragon, queen of Henry VIII of England (died 1536)
- date unknown
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- February 28 - Niclas, German soldier (born 1441)
- March 16 - Anne Neville, queen of Richard III of England (born 1456)
- August 7 - Alexander Stewart, Scottish prince (born c1454)
- August 22
- August - William Catesby, supporter of Richard III (executed) (born 1450)
- October 17 - John Scott of Scott's Hall, Warden of the Cinque Ports
- October 28 - Rodolphus Agricola, Dutch scholar (born 1443)
- November 4 - Françoise d'Amboise, Duchess of Brittany (born 1427)
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People of the year 1485 at Familypedia
37 people were born in 1485
28 children were born to the 17 women born in 1485
27 people died in 1485
893 people lived in 1485
Events of the year 1485 at Familypedia
16 people were married in 1485.
There were 1 military battles in 1485.
|Battle of Bosworth Field||22 August 1485 JL|
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