On This Day

What Happened in 1452

Historical Events

  • Mar 17 Battle of Los Alporchones: forces of Kingdoms of Castile and Murcia defeat Emirate of Granada near Lorca, part of the Spanish Reconquista
  • Mar 19 Frederick III of Hapsburg crowned Holy Roman Emperor by Pope Nicholas V in Rome

Famous People Who Died in 1452

  • May 25 John Stafford, Archbishop of Canterbury