Historical Events Happened In 1453
Friday, 12 February 2016
Jan 06 Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria on this day in history.
Apr 02 Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (İstanbul), which would fall on May 29 on this day in history.
Apr 21 Turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople on this day in history.
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 in the year 1453.
May 29 On this day in history french banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated
Jul 04 On this day in history 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
Jul 17 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops in the year 1453.
Jul 17 On this day in history john Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader
Jul 20 In the year 1453 enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler
Jul 23 Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1453 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
Dec 24 John Dunstable, English composer, dies on this day in history.