Historical Events In 1456
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Mar 01 On this day in history wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516)
Mar 30 Prince Louis of Bourbon elected bishop of Liege in the year 1456.
Apr 07 On this day in history louis van Burbon becomes prince-bishop of Luik
May 01 In the year 1456 hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies
Jun 09 On this day in history 23rd recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
Jul 07 On this day in history a retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death
Jul 22 On this day in history battle at Nandorfehervar (Belgrade): Hungarian army under Janos Hunyadi beats sultan Murad II
Jul 28 On this day in history jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia)
Aug 11 On this day in history janos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49
Aug 24 In the year 1456 the printing of the Gutenberg Bible is completed.
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 In the year 1456 edmund Turdor, earl of Richmond, dies
Nov 25 In the year 1456 jacques Coeur, French merchant/banker, dies in battle
Dec 05 In the year 1456 earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die