Historical Events In 1453
Friday, 20 September 2019
Jan 06 Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria in the year 1453.
Apr 02 In the year 1453 mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (Ä°stanbul), which would fall on May 29.
Apr 21 In the year 1453 turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople
May 29 Constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49 in the year 1453.
May 29 Constantinople falls to Muhammad II (Turks); ends Byzantine Empire in the year 1453.
May 29 French banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated in the year 1453.
Jul 04 In the year 1453 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
Jul 17 In the year 1453 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops
Jul 17 John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader in the year 1453.
Jul 20 Enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler in the year 1453.
Jul 23 In the year 1453 battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion
Oct 19 In the year 1453 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
Dec 24 On this day in history john Dunstable, English composer, dies