1492 > On Friday: Colomb approaches an island which he names " San Salvador " (the Bahamas = also called " Colombus Island " or " Watling Island "); he imagines he is " in the country of the great Khan "
1525 > Tunstal gathers the London booksellers to forbid them the import or the sale of any book from Germany, before approval of the Cardinal, Warham, Fisher, or himself
1535 > For the second time, Erasmus uses the term " martyrs " for Fisher and More (Allen 3303)
1537 > On St Edward's eve, birth of Edward VI, King in 1547, d. 1553
1598 > Dies in Louvain Thomas Stapleton, author of " Thomae Mori Vita " (1588)
1692 > Dies in Paris Dame Bridget More, O.S.B., a descendant of the martyr