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India History Timeline: 1401 - 1500



Year Rulers War and Politics Entertainment Literature Art and Architecture Science and Technology World Historic Events / Personalities
1401-1410 Bukka II (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1399-1406)
Deva Raya I (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1406-1412)
Purandara Dasa (1484-1564) composed around 475,000 songs for carnatic music Chinese sailors visit near Darwin, evidence of 15th Century Ming statuette found
(1401)
1411-1420 Daulat Khan (Delhi 1413- 1414)
Khidr Khan (Delhi 1414 - 1421)
Vira Vijaya (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1412-1419)
Trigger invented. (1411)

Oil painting invented.(1420)
A Concise History of India
A Concise History of India

1421-1430 Mubarrak Shah II (Delhi 1421 - 1435)
Rise of the Bahmani dynasty (Deccan)
Deva Raya II (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1419-1444)
In Florence, hoisting gear invented. (1421)

Joan of Arc (17) defeats English at Orleans (1429)
1431-1440 Muhammad Shah IV (Delhi 1435 - 1445)
1441-1450 Aladdin Alam Shah (Delhi 1445 - 1451) Lodhi Gardens (1444 to 1517)


Photo: Kundan Sen

Francesco Sforza becomes Duke of Milan by force (1450) Kabir Das (1398-1518)
1451-1460 Bahlul Khan Lodi (Delhi 1451-1489)
The Lodi dynasty established in Delhi
Mallikarjuna (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1452-1465)
Rao Jodha, the maharaja of Marwar, founds Jodhpur and builds a large hill fort (1459)
Johannes Gutenberg invents printing press with metal movable type.(1455)

Invention of First Gutenberg Bible (1455)
1461-1470 Bahlul Khan Lodi (Delhi 1451-1489)
Rajasekhara (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1468-1469)
Virupaksha I (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1470-1471)
In Germany, drypoint engravings invented. (1465) Guru Nanak Dev was born in village Talavandi near Lahore (1469)


Guru Nanak

1471-1480 Bahlul Khan Lodi (1451-1489)
Praudha Deva Raya (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1476)
Rajasekhara (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1479-1480)
William Caxton prints the first book in English (1474)

Muzzle-loaded rifles invented in Italy and Germany. (1475)
1481-1490 Adil Shah dynasty at Bijapur (1489)
Virupaksha II (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1483-1484)
Rajasekhara (Sangama Dynasty Empire 1486-1487)
Leonardo DaVinci designs the first parachute (1485)

Leonardo DaVinci designed the first parachute.(1485)

In Venice, the first known copyright granted. (1486)
Babur is born in Fergana (1483)
1491-1500 Sikandar Lodi (Delhi 1489-1517)


Rare bronze kesarah, struck in the name of Sikandar Lodi of Delhi

Adalaj Wav Step Well (1499) Martin Behaim invented the first map globe. (1492)

Columbus discovers West Indies (1492)


Christopher Columbus

Invention of First bomb (1495)
The Portuguese set foot on Goa (1498)

First voyage of Vasco da gama (1498)


Artist: Manuel da Fonseca 1838; National Maritime Museum, London, Greenwich Hospital Collection

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