On This Day

Famous People Born in 1420

  • Aug 24 Albrecht van Eyb, German humanist (Bamberg & Eichstattt), born in Ansbach, Germany (d. 1475)
  • Oct 14 Tomas de Torquemada, Castilian Grand Inquisitor during Spanish Inquisition, born in Torquemada (or Valladolid), Kingdom of Castile (d. 1498)
  • Nov 24 John Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, English politician (d. 1473)