Historical Events In 1456
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Mar 01 Wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516) on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1456 prince Louis of Bourbon elected bishop of Liege
Apr 07 In the year 1456 louis van Burbon becomes prince-bishop of Luik
May 01 Hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies in the year 1456.
Jun 09 On this day in history 23rd recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
Jul 07 A retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death on this day in history.
Jul 22 Battle at Nandorfehervar (Belgrade): Hungarian army under Janos Hunyadi beats sultan Murad II on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia)
Aug 11 Janos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49 in the year 1456.
Aug 24 The printing of the Gutenberg Bible is completed on this day in history.
Oct 17 The University of Greifswald is established, making it the second oldest university in northern Europe (also for a period the oldest in Sweden, and Prussia) in the year 1456.
Nov 03 Edmund Turdor, earl of Richmond, dies in the year 1456.
Nov 25 On this day in history jacques Coeur, French merchant/banker, dies in battle
Dec 05 Earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die in the year 1456.