Historical Events In 1472
Friday, 14 May 2021
Feb 20 On this day in history 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 Orkney and Shetland are left by Norway to Scotland, due to a dowry payment on this day in history.
Mar 27 Janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37 in the year 1472.
Mar 28 Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1472 pieter Bladelin, Belgium, land owner (Middelburg castle), dies
Apr 15 In the year 1472 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 on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1472 zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow
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.