On This Day

Historical Events in 1482

  • Jan 26 "Pentateuch" the Jewish Bible is 1st printed as a book in Bologna, Italy
  • Sep 1 Tatars plunder Kyiv, Ukraine

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Dec 23 The Peace of Atrecht (now Arras) concluded between Louis XI of France and Maximilian of Austria, ending the War of the Burgundian Succession

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Dec 25 English King Edward IV holds a lavish Christmas feast for 2,000 people at Eltham Palace