Historical Events In 1453
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jan 06 On this day in history emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria
Apr 02 Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (Ä°stanbul), 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 On this day in history constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49
May 29 Constantinople falls to Muhammad II (Turks); ends Byzantine Empire on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history french banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated
Jul 04 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau in the year 1453.
Jul 17 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops in the year 1453.
Jul 17 On this day in history john Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader
Jul 20 In the year 1453 enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler
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 on this day in history.