Historical Events In 1456
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Mar 01 On this day in history wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516)
Mar 30 On this day in history prince Louis of Bourbon elected bishop of Liege
Apr 07 Louis van Burbon becomes prince-bishop of Luik on this day in history.
May 01 Hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies in the year 1456.
Jun 09 23rd recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet in the year 1456.
Jul 07 In the year 1456 a retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death
Jul 22 Battle at Nandorfehervar (Belgrade): Hungarian army under Janos Hunyadi beats sultan Murad II in the year 1456.
Jul 28 Jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia) on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1456 janos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49
Aug 24 On this day in history the printing of the Gutenberg Bible is completed.
Oct 17 In the year 1456 the University of Greifswald is established, making it the second oldest university in northern Europe (also for a period the oldest in Sweden, and Prussia)
Nov 03 Edmund Turdor, earl of Richmond, dies in the year 1456.
Nov 25 On this day in history jacques Coeur, French merchant/banker, dies in battle
Dec 05 In the year 1456 earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die