On This Day

What Happened in 1454

Historical Events

  • Feb 4 In the Thirteen Years' War, the Secret Council of the Prussian Confederation sends a formal act of disobedience to the Grand Master
  • Mar 6 Thirteen Years' War: Delegates of the Prussian Confederation pledge allegiance to Casimir IV of Poland, and the Polish king agrees to help in their struggle for independence from the Teutonic Knights.
  • Apr 9 Milan and Venice sign peace of Lodi
  • Aug 22 Jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus
  • Sep 18 In the Battle of Chojnice, the Polish army is defeated by the Teutonic army during the Thirteen Years' War.

Famous People Who Died in 1454

  • Jul 20 Johan II, King of Castile, dies at 49