Historical Events For 1453
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Jan 06 Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (İstanbul), which would fall on May 29.
Apr 21 Turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople in the year 1453.
May 29 On this day in history constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49
May 29 Constantinople falls to Muhammad II (Turks); ends Byzantine Empire on this day in history.
May 29 French banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated in the year 1453.
Jul 04 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau in the year 1453.
Jul 17 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops in the year 1453.
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 On this day in history 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
Dec 24 On this day in history john Dunstable, English composer, dies