Historical Events In 1456
Thursday, 09 December 2021
Mar 01 In the year 1456 wladyslaw Jagiello, king of Bohemia/Hungary (1471/90-1516)
Mar 30 In the year 1456 prince Louis of Bourbon elected bishop of Liege
Apr 07 On this day in history louis van Burbon becomes prince-bishop of Luik
May 01 On this day in history hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies
Jun 09 23rd recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet in the year 1456.
Jul 07 A retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1456 battle at Nandorfehervar (Belgrade): Hungarian army under Janos Hunyadi beats sultan Murad II
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 In the year 1456 the printing of the Gutenberg Bible is completed.
Oct 17 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) on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history edmund Turdor, earl of Richmond, dies
Nov 25 On this day in history jacques Coeur, French merchant/banker, dies in battle
Dec 05 Earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die in the year 1456.