On This Day

Historical Events in 1477

  • Jan 5 Battle of Nancy, Burgundy vs Switzerland, 7,000 + killed including their leader Charles Duke of Burgundy

Historic Event

Nov 18 First English dated printed book "Dictes & Sayengis of the Phylosophers" by William Caxton at his press in London

  • Dec 11 Duchess Maria of Burgundy ends the 'Great Privilege' in states of The Netherlands