On This Day

Famous People Born in 1423

Famous Birthdays

  • May 30 Georg von Purbach, Austrian mathematician and astronomer (best known for his streamlined presentation of Ptolemaic astronomy in the Theoricae Novae Planetarum), born in Peuerbach, Austria (d. 1461)
  • Jul 3 Louis XI, King of France (1461-83), born in Bourges, France (d. 1483)