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Historical Events For 1440

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Jan 22   Ivan III, the Great, Russian czar (1462-1505)/conquered Lithuania on this day in history.  

Feb 13   Hartmann Schedel, German physician/humanist/historian in the year 1440.  

Feb 21   The Prussian Confederation is formed in the year 1440.  

Feb 22   In the year 1440 ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia  

Apr 09   Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark in the year 1440.  

Sep 13   Gilles de Rais is finally taken into custody upon an accusation brought against him by the Bishop of Nantes in the year 1440.  

Sep 21   Frederik I van Hohenzollern, ruler Brandenburg (1417-40), dies at 68 in the year 1440.  

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   In the year 1440 bluebeard, pirate, executed  

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Jan 22   On this day in history birth of ivan III, the Great, Russian czar (1462-1505)/conquered Lithuania  

Feb 13   Hartmann Schedel, German physician/humanist/historian was born in the year 1440.  

Feb 22   In the year 1440 birth of ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia  

Famous Deaths In 1440

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Mar 09   In the year 1440 death of st Frances of Rome, Italian nun (b. 1384)  

Sep 21   In the year 1440 frederik I van Hohenzollern, ruler Brandenburg (1417-40), dies at 68  

Sep 30   On this day in history death of reginald Grey, 3rd Baron Grey de Ruthyn, English soldier and politician  

Oct 26   Gilles de Rais, French marshal, killer of 140 children, hanged died on this day in history.  

Dec 22   In the year 1440 death of bluebeard, pirate, executed  

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