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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1470s  1480s  1490s  – 1500s –  1510s  1520s  1530s
Years: 1502 1503 150415051506 1507 1508
1505 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology – ArchitectureArt
LiteratureMusicPoetry – Science
Leaders:   State leaders – Colonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1505 (MDV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


Events of 1505




  • July 2Martin Luther, then 22, vows to become a monk in a moment of terror, due to a near lightning strike during a thunderstorm, near the village of Stotternheim.
  • July 17 – Luther enters the monastic life at an Augustinian cloister in Erfurt.
  • July 24 – Travelling to India, a group of Portuguese explorers sack the city-state of Kilwa in East Africa, killing the king for failing to pay tribute.
  • December 18 – John IX van Horne, prince-bishop of Lièges, Belgium, is executed.


Arabs reach the Comoros.


1505 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1505
Ab urbe condita 2258
Armenian calendar 954
Bahá'í calendar -339 – -338
Bengali calendar 912
Berber calendar 2455
Buddhist calendar 2049
Burmese calendar 867
Byzantine calendar 7013 – 7014
Chinese calendar 甲子年十一月廿七日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1221 – 1222
Ethiopian calendar 1497 – 1498
Hebrew calendar 5265 – 5266
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1560 – 1561
 - Shaka Samvat 1427 – 1428
 - Kali Yuga 4606 – 4607
Holocene calendar 11505
Iranian calendar 883 – 884
Islamic calendar 910 – 911
Japanese calendar Eishō 2
Korean calendar 3838
Thai solar calendar 2048
See also Category: 1505 births.


See also Category: 1505 deaths.


Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century - 16th century - 17th century
Decades: 1470s  1480s  1490s  - 1500s -  1510s  1520s  1530s
Years: 1502 1503 1504 - 1505 - 1506 1507 1508


  • March 5 - Papal dispensation issued for the marriage of Henry VIII of England and Catherine of Aragon
  • Portuguese under Dom Lourenço d'Almeida reach Colombo, Sri Lanka and send envoys to King of Kotte.
  • June 27 - Henry VIII of England repudiates his engagement to Catherine of Aragon, at his father's command
  • King Alexander of Poland signed "Nihil novi" act - Poland became Nobles' Democracy
  • Poland prohibits peasants from leaving their lands, establishing serfdom
  • Christ's College, Cambridge founded.
  • Vasili III succeeds Ivan III as Grand Prince of Muscovy.
  • Idiosa III of Chardonnay murdered.
  • Arabs reach Comoros.
  • Judah Abravanel becomes personal physician to the viceroy of Naples.krc:1505 джыл


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