1501 in science

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The year 1501 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed below.

Astronomy[edit]

Exploration[edit]

Medicine[edit]

  • Continuing until 1587, a pandemic outbreak of fever, headache, sweating and black tongue spreads through Europe. Initially called morbus Hungaricus (the Hungarian disease), it will later be regarded as an outbreak of typhus.[4]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albuquerque, Afonso de (2001). The commentaries of the great Afonso Dalboquerque, second viceroy of India, Adamant Media Corporation, p.xx. Issue 55. ISBN 1-4021-9511-7.
  2. ^ "Américo Vespúcio". UOL Educaçao. 2014. Retrieved 15 December 2014.  (in Portuguese)
  3. ^ a b Grun, Bernard (1991). The Timetables of History (3rd ed.). New York: Simon & Schuster. p. 223. 
  4. ^ Garrison, Hudson Fielding (1921). An Introduction to the History of Medicine. Saunders. p. 239.