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1435 in History

Events in History

BattleBattle of Interest

Aug 5 Battle at Ponza: king Alfonso V of Aragon captured by Genuezen

AgreementTreaty of Interest

Sep 21 Treaty of Arras (1435) signed between Charles VII of France and Philip the Good of Burgundy

Duke of Burgundy Philip the Good
Duke of Burgundy
Philip the Good

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 20 Ashikaga Yoshimasa, Japanese shogun (d. 1490)
  • Oct 20 Andrea Della Robbia, Florence, sculptor, nephew of Luca
  • Nov 29 Zhu Qizhen, Chinese Emperor Yingzong of Ming (1435-49 and 1457-64), born in Beijing, Ming China (d. 1464)

Deaths in History

  • Jan 31 Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398)
  • Feb 2 Johanna II, Queen of Naples (1414-35), dies at 61
  • Jun 12 John FitzAlan, 14th Earl of Arundel, English military leader (b. 1408)
  • Sep 14 John Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Bedford, English prince, general (Hundred Years’ War) and statesman, dies at 46
  • Sep 24 Isabeau of Bavaria, Queen and wife of Charles VI of France, who ruled during her husband's periods of insanity, dies at about 65