Historical Events In 1472
Thursday, 24 May 2018
Feb 20 On this day in history orkney and Shetland annexed to the crown of Scotland as security for the dowry of Princess Margaret, daughter of Christian 1, King of Norway and Denmark, and wife of James 111 of Scotland.
Feb 20 Orkney and Shetland are left by Norway to Scotland, due to a dowry payment in the year 1472.
Mar 27 On this day in history janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37
Mar 28 On this day in history fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter
Apr 06 On this day in history pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies
Apr 15 Leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1472 leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
May 31 Erardus van der Mark, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal on this day in history.
Jun 24 Zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow on this day in history.
Jul 12 On this day in history richard Plantagenet, Duke of Gloucester and later King of England, marries Anne Neville, daughter of the Earl of Warwick, in Westminister Abbey.
Nov 19 In the year 1472 joannes/Basilius Bessarion, archbishop of Nicaea, dies