Eishô 16 (永正十六年)
Timeline of 1519
Other Events of 1519
- Hosokawa Sumitomo attempts to return to Kyoto, but is defeated by Hosokawa Takakuni and the Rokkaku clan and retreats back to Shikoku.
- Kôno Michinao becomes head of the Kôno clan.
- Ferdinand Magellan departs Spain to begin his circumnavigation of the globe.
- Walls are erected around the Sonohyan utaki on the grounds of Shuri Castle. The stone gate at Bengatake, 1 km east of Shuri Castle, is also completed.
Births and Deaths 1519
- Date Harumune is born.
- Hôjô Sôun dies.
- Kanrei Hosokawa Harumoto, son of Hosokawa Sumimoto, is born.
- Imagawa Yoshimoto is born.
- Jôkei-in, daughter of Takeda Nobutora, is born.
- Kurushima Michiyasu is born.
- Ogasawara Nagatoki is born.
- Toki Masafusa dies.
- Leonardo da Vinci dies (b. 1452).