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This article is about the year 1489. For the number, see 1489 (number).
|Centuries:||14th century – 15th century – 16th century|
|Decades:||1450s 1460s 1470s – 1480s – 1490s 1500s 1510s|
|Years:||1486 1487 1488 – 1489 – 1490 1491 1492|
|1489 by topic|
|Arts and science|
|Architecture - Art|
|State leaders - Sovereign states|
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|Births - Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1489 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2242|
|English Regnal year||4 Hen. 7 – 5 Hen. 7|
|Chinese calendar||戊申年 (Earth Monkey)
4185 or 4125
— to —
己酉年 (Earth Rooster)
4186 or 4126
|- Vikram Samvat||1545–1546|
|- Shaka Samvat||1411–1412|
|- Kali Yuga||4590–4591|
|Japanese calendar||Chōkyō 3 / Entoku 1
|Minguo calendar||423 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||2031–2032|
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- March 14 – The Queen of Cyprus, Catherine Cornaro, sells her kingdom to Venice.
- March 26 – The Treaty of Medina del Campo between England and Spain includes provision for a marriage between Arthur, the son of King Henry VII of England, and Princess Catherine of Aragon.
- July 17 – Delhi Sultanate: Sikandar Lodi succeeds Bahlul Khan Lodi as sultan.
- November 29 – Arthur Tudor is named Prince of Wales.
- December 11 – Jeannetto de Tassis is appointed Chief Master of Postal Services in Innsbruck; his descendants, the Thurn und Taxis family, later run much of the postal system of Europe.
- Typhus first appears in Europe during the siege of Granada.
- A gold coin equal to one pound sterling, called a sovereign, is issued for Henry VII of England.
- King Henry VII of England gives a city charter to Southwold.
- Lucas Watzenrode becomes bishop of Warmia.
- Johannes Widmann publishes his mercantile arithmetic Behende und hüpsche Rechenung auff allen Kauffmanschafft in Leipzig containing the first printed use of plus and minus signs, to indicate trading surpluses or shortages.
- April 15 – Mimar Sinan, Turkish architect (d. 1588)
- June 4 – Antoine, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1544)
- July 2 – Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury (d. 1556)
- August 10 – Jacob Sturm von Sturmeck, German statesman and reformer (d. 1553)
- November 28 – Margaret Tudor, Queen of James IV of Scotland, daughter of Henry VII of England (d. 1541)
- August – Antonio da Correggio, Italian painter (d. 1534)
- date unknown
- January 3 – Martin Truchseß von Wetzhausen, Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (b. 1435)
- February 14 – Nicolaus von Tüngen, bishop
- April 26 – Ashikaga Yoshihisa, Japanese shogun (b. 1465)
- April 28 – Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland (b. c. 1449)
- July 19 – Louis I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken (b. 1424)
- date unknown