What Happened on October 25, 1415

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Battle of Agincourt: Henry V's forces defeat larger French army, and the longbow defeats the armored knight (Azincourt, France)

  • John IV of Burgundy becomes Duke of Brabant and Limburg, upon his father's death

Famous Deaths

  • Anton of Burgundy, French son of Philip the Stout, and Duke of Brabant and Limburg, dies in the Battle of Agincourt at 31
  • Edward of Norwich, Duke of York, English nobleman and military commander, dies in the Battle of Agincourt at about 45 [birthdate uncertain]
  • Phillip II, Count of Nevers, French earl, dies in the Battle of Agincourt at 25 or 26 [birthday uncertain]
  • Robert of Bar, Count of Marle, French knight, dies in the Battle of Agincourt at 24 or 25 [birthday uncertain]
1415 Highlights

About October 25, 1415

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 607 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio