On This Day

Historical Events in 1450

  • Apr 15 French defeat English at Battle of Formigny in 100 Years' War
  • May 8 Jack Cade's Rebellion: Kentishmen revolt begins against King Henry VI and they march towards London
  • May 9 'Abd al-Latif (Timurid monarch) is assassinated
  • Jul 5 Pope Nicolas V names Walraven van Meurs bishop of Munster
  • Oct 5 Jews are expelled from Lower Bavaria by order of Ludwig IX