Died in 1501

Jan 3 Ali-Shir Nava'i a Central Asian Turkic poet, writer, politician, linguist, mystic, and painter. He was the greatest representative of Chagatai language literature
Feb 1 Sigismund Duke of Bavaria a member of the Wittelsbach dynasty. He ruled as Duke of Bavaria-Munich from 1460 to 1467, and then as Duke of Bavaria-Dachau until his death
Jun 17 John I Albert King of Poland and Duke of Głogów.
Jul 13 Margaret of Thuringia a German noblewoman, Electress of Brandenburg by marriage.
Aug 15 Constantine Lascaris a Greek scholar and grammarian, one of the promoters of the revival of Greek learning in the Italian peninsula, born at Constantinople.
Sep 20 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess of Dorset an English nobleman, courtier and the eldest son of Elizabeth Woodville and her first husband Sir John Grey of Groby. Her second marriage to King Edward IV made her queen consort of England, thus elevating Grey's status at court and in the realm as the stepson of the King. Through his mother's assiduous endeavours, he made two materially advantageous marriages to wealthy heiresses - his first wife being Anne Holland , and his second wife, Cecily Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington. By the latter he had 14 children
Sep 20 Agostino Barbarigo Doge of Venice from 1486 until his death in 1501.
Sep 26 Džore Držić a Croatian poet and playwright, one of the fathers of Croatian literature.