On This Day

What Happened in 1414

Historical Events in 1414

  • May 29 Council of Constance deposes Pope John XXIII
  • Sep 4 Peace of Atrecht: John the fearless & Armagnacs
  • Nov 5 Council of Constance (16th ecumenical council) opens

Famous People Born in 1414

  • Nov 7 Jami [Mowlanā Nūr Od-dīn ʿabd Or-raḥmān Ebn Aḥmad], Persian poet (Lava’iḥ), born in Minaret of Jam, Afghanistan (d. 1492)
  • Nov 9 Albrecht III Achilles, Elector of Brandenburg, born in Tangermünde, Brandenburg, Germany (d. 1486)

World Leaders in 1414

Famous People Who Died in 1414

  • Feb 19 Thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
  • Aug 6 King Ladislas of Naples (b. 1377)
  • Sep 1 William de Ros, 7th Baron de Ros, Lord Treasurer of England (b. 1369)