Historical Events For 1453
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Jan 06 Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria in the year 1453.
Apr 02 On this day in history mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (İstanbul), which would fall on May 29.
Apr 21 On this day in history turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople
May 29 Constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49 in the year 1453.
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 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau on this day in history.
Jul 17 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history john Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader
Jul 20 On this day in history enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler
Jul 23 In the year 1453 battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion
Oct 19 In the year 1453 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
Dec 24 On this day in history john Dunstable, English composer, dies