On This Day

Famous People Born in 1443

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 27 Albert, Duke of Saxony (d. 1500)
  • May 17 Edmund, Earl of Rutland, brother of Kings Edward IV of England and Richard III of England, born in Rouen, Normandy (d. 1460)
  • May 31 Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII and paternal grandmother of King Henry VIII of England, born in Bletsoe Castle, Bedfordshire, England (d. 1509)
  • Jul 31 Albrecht III of Saxon-Meisen, duke of Saxon

Person of interestJulius II

Dec 5 Julius II, Italian Pope (1503-13) and patron of Michelangelo, Bramante and Raphael, born in Albisola, Republic of Genoa (d. 1513)

The Warrior Pope Julius II
The Warrior Pope
Julius II