On This Day

What Happened in October 1415

Historical Events

  • Oct 25 Battle of Agincourt: Henry V's forces defeat larger French army and the longbow defeats the armoured knight
  • Oct 25 John IV van Bourgondy becomes Duke of Brabant and Limburg

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 13 Thomas FitzAlan, 12th Earl of Arundel, English military leader (b. 1381)
  • Oct 25 Anton van Bourgondie, French son of Philip the Stout, dies at 31
  • Oct 25 Eduard, duke of York, dies at 45
  • Oct 25 Philip of Nevers, French earl, dies in battle
  • Oct 25 Robert of Bar, French knight, dies in battle