On This Day

What Happened in June 1458

Historical Events

  • Jun 12 Magdalen College, Oxford founded by William Waynflete, Bishop of Winchester

Famous Deaths

Alfonso V of Aragon

Jun 27 Alfonso V 'the Magnanimous', King of Aragon, Sicily and Naples (Alfonso I), dies at 61 or 62

  • Jun 29 Mapheus Vegius [Maffeo Vegio], Italian lawyer, humanist and poet, dies