1503 1504 1505 - 1506 - 1507 1508 1509
1470s 1480s 1490s - 1500s - 1510s 1520s 1530s
15th century - 16th century - 17th century
- Leonardo da Vinci completes the Mona Lisa.
- Hernán Cortés, conquistador, arrives in the New World at Santo Domingo in Hispaniola, age 22.
- April 7: Francis Xavier, Jesuit Saint
- Possibly Lady Margaret Lee, sister of the poet Thomas Wyatt and favourite lady-in-waiting to Queen Anne Boleyn
- Johannes Lupi, Franco-Flemish composer
- May 20 - Christopher Columbus explorer, sailor, Catholic
- Alexander King of Poland, grand-duke of Lithuania, fourth son of Casimir IV.
Heads of states
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