1480s in England
Events from the 1480s in England.
Monarch - Edward IV (to 9 April 1483), Edward V (to 26 June 1483), Richard III (to 22 August 1485), Henry VII
Yorkshire rebellion 1489
The Yorkshire rebellion took place in England in 1489, during the reign of Henry VII.
Parliament granted Henry VII a subsidy of £100,000 to help defend Brittany, an ally of England in its war agai...
An Acte agaynst counterfeting of forrayne Coyne
An Acte agaynst counterfeting of forrayne Coyne (4 Hen. 7 c. 18) was an Act of the Parliament of England passed in 1488. It made it high treason to counterfeit coinage from other countries. (It was al...
Buckingham's rebellion
Buckingham's rebellion was a failed but significant uprising, or collection of uprisings, of late 1483 in England and parts of Wales against Richard III of England. To the extent that these local risi...
Battle of Bosworth Field
The Battle of Bosworth (or Bosworth Field) was the last significant battle of the Wars of the Roses, the civil war between the Houses of Lancaster and York that raged across England in the latter half...
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Sweating sickness
Sweating sickness, also known as "English sweating sickness" or "English sweate" (Latin: sudor anglicus), was a mysterious and highly virulent disease that struck England, and later continental Eu...
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Siege of Hainburg
The Siege of Hainburg were two sieges of Hainburg conducted by Matthias I, King of Hungary, during the Austro-Hungarian War (1477–88). The first siege was broken in July 1482 by the Imperial Army of t...
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Capture of Berwick (1482)
2°00′47″W / 55.775°N 2.013°W / 55.775; -2.013Berwick upon Tweed and its castle were captured by the English in 1482 during the Anglo-Scottish Wars. By the Treaty of Fotheringh...
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Battle of Campomorto
The Battle of Campomorto is a battle fought near Frosinone, in the Lazio (Italy) on August 21, 1482, in the course of the War of Ferrara.It saw the Papal army, led by the famous condottiero Roberto Ma...
List of peers 1480-1489
This page lists all non-royal peers who held extant titles between the years 1480 and 1489.
List of peers 1480-1489 - Wikipedia
Treaty of Arras (1482)
The Treaty of Arras was signed at Arras on 23 December 1482 by King Louis XI of France and Archduke Maximilian I of Habsburg as heir of the Burgundian Netherlands in the course of the Burgundian succe...
Battle of San Martino
The 15th Century Battle of San Martino in Italy was part of an ongoing conflict between two city states, the Venetians under Berterelli and the Florentines under Giovanni, in 1482. That battle was fou...
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Treaty of Dordrecht (1489)
The Treaty of Dordrecht was signed on February 14, 1489 between Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I and King Henry VII of England. Based on the terms of the treaty, both parties agreed to establish an all...
Treaty of Münsingen
The Treaty of Münsingen was signed on December 14, 1482. This accord officially reunited the divided county of Württemberg after it was divided by the Treaty of Nürtingen in 1442. The hereditary dispu...
Treaty of Münsingen - Wikipedia
Collusive Actions Act 1488
The Collusive Actions Act 1488 (4 Hen 7 c 20) was an Act of the Parliament of England.The words from "and over that be it enacted and ordeyned" to "woll sue in that behalf" were repealed by section 1 ...
Battle of Stoke Field
The Battle of Stoke Field (16 June 1487) may be considered the last battle of the Wars of the Roses, since it was the last major engagement in which a Lancastrian king faced an army of Yorkist support...
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Stafford and Lovell Rebellion
The Stafford and Lovell rebellion was the first armed uprising against Henry VII after he won the crown at the Battle of Bosworth in 1485. The uprising was led by Francis Lovell, 1st Viscount Lovell ...