On This Day

What Happened in 1423

Historical Events in 1423

  • Jul 11 Arnold van Egmont becomes Duke of Gelre
  • Jul 31 Hundred Years' War: Battle of Cravant - the French army is defeated by the English on the banks of the river Yonne in Burgundy

World Leaders in 1423

Famous People Who Died in 1423

  • May 23 Benedict XIII [Pedro the Luna], Spanish Pope (1394-1423), dies
  • Jun 25 Reinald IV, duke of Gelre & Gulik (Reinoud I), dies
  • Oct 9 Frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies