Historical Events For 1472
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Feb 20 In the year 1472 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 In the year 1472 orkney and Shetland are left by Norway to Scotland, due to a dowry payment.
Mar 27 In the year 1472 janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37
Mar 28 Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter in the year 1472.
Apr 06 Pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies in the year 1472.
Apr 15 On this day in history leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Philodoxis), dies at 68
Apr 25 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies in the year 1472.
May 31 Erardus van der Mark, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal in the year 1472.
Jun 24 Zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1472 richard Plantagenet, Duke of Gloucester and later King of England, marries Anne Neville, daughter of the Earl of Warwick, in Westminister Abbey.
Nov 19 Joannes/Basilius Bessarion, archbishop of Nicaea, dies on this day in history.