What Happened on February 2, 1461

Historical Events

  • Battle of Mortimer's Cross: in a major battle of the War of the Roses Yorkist army of Edward, Earl of March, defeats Lancaster force led by Jasper Tudor

Famous Deaths

  • Owen Tudor, Welsh founder of the Tudor dynasty of England
1461 Highlights

About February 2, 1461

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 561 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius