Eishô 18 (永正十八年) / Daiei 1 (大永元年)
Timeline of 1521
Other Events of 1521
- Conquistador Hernan Cortes seizes control of Aztec lands, claiming them as part of New Spain (Nueva España).
- Môri Motonari allies with the Amako.
- Miyoshi Motonaga establishes the Mandokoro, the Miyoshi clan headquarters in Sakai (Settsu); The Miyoshi increasingly distance them selves from the Hosokawa clan.
Births and Deaths
- Imagawa Ujitoyo is born.
- Ferdinand Magellan is killed in the Philippines.
- The Zhengde Emperor dies without an heir.