1499 events in history

Jan 8 Louis XII of France marries Anne of Brittany
May 18 Alonso de Ojeda sets sail from Cádiz on his voyage to what is now Venezuela
May 19 Catherine of Aragon is married by proxy to Arthur, Prince of Wales. Catherine is 13 and Arthur is 12
Jul 10 The Portuguese explorer Nicolau Coelho returns to Lisbon, after discovering the sea route to India as a companion of Vasco da Gama
Jul 22 Battle of Dornach: The Swiss decisively defeat the Imperial army of Emperor Maximilian I
Aug 12 First engagement of the Battle of Zonchio between Venetian and Ottoman fleets
Sep 22 Treaty of Basel
Nov 5 Publication of the Catholicon in Tréguier (Brittany). This Breton-French-Latin dictionary was written in 1464 by Jehan Lagadeuc. It is the first Breton dictionary as well as the first French dictionary
Nov 23 Pretender to the throne Perkin Warbeck is hanged for reportedly attempting to escape from the Tower of London. He had invaded England in 1497, claiming to be the lost son of King Edward IV of England