Historical Events in 1453

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  • Sunday 13
  • Monday 14
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  • Monday 21
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  • Tuesday 29
  • Wednesday 30
  • Thursday 31
  • Jan 6th Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria
  • Apr 2nd Mehmed II begins his siege of Constantinople (─░stanbul), which would fall on May 29.
  • Apr 21st Turkish fleet sinks ships Golden Receiver in Constantinople
  • May 29th Constantinople, capital of the Eastern Roman Empire falls to Muhammad II (Turks); ends Byzantine Empire
  • May 29th French banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated
  • Jul 4th 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
  • Jul 17th 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops
  • Jul 23rd Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion
  • Oct 19th 2nd Battle at Castillon: French forces defeat the English, end of The Hundred Years' War