Historical Events Happened In 1453
Sunday, 01 May 2016
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 on this day in history.
Apr 21 In the year 1453 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 on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history french banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated
Jul 04 In the year 1453 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
Jul 17 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops on this day in history.
Jul 17 John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader on this day in history.
Jul 20 Enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler on this day in history.
Jul 23 Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.