On This Day

Famous People Born in 1462

  • Feb 1 Johannes Trithemius, German cryptographer, born in Trittenheim, Germany (d. 1516)
  • Feb 14 Edzard I Cirksena, the Great, earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528)

Person of interestLouis XII

Jun 27 Louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515), born in Ch√Ęteau de Blois, France (d. 1515)

King of France Louis XII
King of France
Louis XII
  • Nov 19 Emperor Go-Kashiwabara, 104th Emperor of Japan (1500-26) (d. 1526)