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What Happened in 1406

Historical Events in 1406

  • Nov 30 Angelo Correr elected Pope Gregory XII
  • Dec 18 Anton of Burgundy becomes Duke of Brabant

Famous People Born in 1406

  • Jan 13 Matteo Palmieri, Florentine humanist and historian (Della vita civile / On Civic Life), born in Florence (d. 1475)
  • Sep 26 Thomas de Ros, 8th Baron de Ros, English soldier and politician, born in Belvoir, Leicestershire (d. 1430)

World Leaders in 1406