Historical Events For 1472
Friday, 23 June 2017
Feb 20 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 in the year 1472.
Feb 20 Orkney and Shetland are left by Norway to Scotland, due to a dowry payment in the year 1472.
Mar 27 Janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1472 fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter
Apr 06 Pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 Leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68 in the year 1472.
Apr 25 On this day in history leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
May 31 In the year 1472 erardus van der Mark, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
Jun 24 Zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow on this day in history.
Jul 12 Richard Plantagenet, Duke of Gloucester and later King of England, marries Anne Neville, daughter of the Earl of Warwick, in Westminister Abbey in the year 1472.
Nov 19 In the year 1472 joannes/Basilius Bessarion, archbishop of Nicaea, dies