On This Day

Famous Deaths in 1424

  • May 10 Go-Kameyama, Emperor of Japan
  • Jun 10 Duke Ernest of Austria (b. 1377)
  • Aug 12 Yongle, Emperor of the Ming Empire (1402-24), dies at 64
  • Oct 11 Jan Zizka, Czech (army)leader (Hussieten), dies of plague at 46
  • Dec 31 Thomas Beaufort, 1st Duke of Exeter, English military leader