| This Year In|
- Henry Hudson's expedition for the Dutch East India Company explores the area that will become New York City. While no Kindred are present on the voyage, at least some are likely involved in bankrolling it through the Muscovy Company.
- The Japanese island of Okinawa is invaded by the Satsuma samurai clan.
- Witch hysteria starts to appear in northern Spain. The Spanish Inquisition goes out of its way to quash panic.