Historical Events In 1455
Friday, 12 August 2022
Jan 08 In the year 1455 laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint, dies at 73
Feb 18 Fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies in the year 1455.
Feb 23 In the year 1455 johannes Gutenberg prints 1st book, Bible (estimated date)
Feb 23 Johannes Gutenberg prints first book, the Bible (estimated date) on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italian Pope (1447-55), dies at 57
Apr 08 Alfonso de Borgia elected as Pope Callistus III on this day in history.
May 03 Jews flee Spain in the year 1455.
May 22 On this day in history henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (killed in battle)
May 22 Open battle in England's 30-year War of the Roses (St Albans) on this day in history.
May 22 Richard of York takes St Albans, kidnapping King Henry VI on this day in history.
Aug 02 Johan Cicero, elect of Brandenburg (1486-99) on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1455 lorenzo Ghiberti, Italian sculptor, dies at 77