On This Day

What Happened in March 1447

Historical Events

  • Mar 6 Tommaso Parentucelli succeeds Pope Eugene IV as Nicolas V

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 6 Saint Colette of Corbie, French abbess and reformer (Poor Clares), dies at 66
  • Mar 12 Shahrukh Mirza, Ruler of Persia and Transoxonia (1405-47), dies at 69