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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

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

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 (bc. 1370)