Historical Events In 1472
Sunday, 05 July 2020
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 On this day in history orkney and Shetland are left by Norway to Scotland, due to a dowry payment.
Mar 27 On this day in history janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37
Mar 28 Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 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 Joannes/Basilius Bessarion, archbishop of Nicaea, dies on this day in history.