On This Day

What Happened in January 1430

Historical Events

  • Jan 1 Jews of Sicily are no longer required to attend conversionist services
  • Jan 10 Catholic Order of the Golden Fleece founded in Bruges in celebration of the prosperous and wealthy domains of Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy
  • Jan 10 Order of the Guilder forms

Famous Weddings

  • Jan 10 Duke Philip the Good marries Isabella of Portugal