On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1440

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestIvan the Great

Ivan III, the Great, Grand Prince of Moscow and Russia (1462-1505) who conquered Lithuania, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1505)

Grand Prince of Moscow and Russia Ivan the Great
Grand Prince of Moscow and Russia
Ivan the Great

1440 Highlights

About January 22, 1440

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 581 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius