Historical Events In 1453
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 06 Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria on this day in history.
Apr 02 Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (Ä°stanbul), which would fall on May 29 on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
Jul 17 On this day in history 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops
Jul 17 John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader on this day in history.
Jul 20 Enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler in the year 1453.
Jul 23 Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion in the year 1453.
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.