Historical Events For 1453
Sunday, 23 April 2017
Jan 06 Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria in the year 1453.
Apr 02 Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (Ä°stanbul), which would fall on May 29 in the year 1453.
Apr 21 Turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople on this day in history.
May 29 Constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49 on this day in history.
May 29 Constantinople falls to Muhammad II (Turks); ends Byzantine Empire in the year 1453.
May 29 French banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
Jul 17 In the year 1453 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops
Jul 17 In the year 1453 john Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader
Jul 20 Enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler in the year 1453.
Jul 23 Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion in the year 1453.
Oct 19 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war on this day in history.
Dec 24 John Dunstable, English composer, dies in the year 1453.