Historical Events Happened In 1440
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Jan 22 In the year 1440 ivan III, the Great, Russian czar (1462-1505)/conquered Lithuania
Feb 13 In the year 1440 hartmann Schedel, German physician/humanist/historian
Feb 21 The Prussian Confederation is formed in the year 1440.
Feb 22 Ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1440 christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark.
Sep 13 On this day in history gilles de Rais is finally taken into custody upon an accusation brought against him by the Bishop of Nantes.
Sep 21 In the year 1440 frederik I van Hohenzollern, ruler Brandenburg (1417-40), dies at 68
Sep 30 In the year 1440 reginald Grey, 3rd Baron Grey de Ruthyn, English soldier and politician
Oct 26 In the year 1440 gilles de Rais, French marshal, killer of 140 children, hanged
Dec 22 On this day in history bluebeard, pirate, executed