Historical Events In 1453
Sunday, 24 January 2021
Jan 06 Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria on this day in history.
Apr 02 Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (İstanbul), which would fall on May 29 in the year 1453.
Apr 21 Turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople in the year 1453.
May 29 Constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49 in the year 1453.
May 29 In the year 1453 constantinople falls to Muhammad II (Turks); ends Byzantine Empire
May 29 On this day in history french banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated
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 On this day in history john Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader
Jul 20 Enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler in the year 1453.
Jul 23 On this day in history battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion
Oct 19 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war in the year 1453.
Dec 24 John Dunstable, English composer, dies in the year 1453.