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Deaths in History in 1405

Person of interestTamerlane

Feb 19 Timur [Amir Timur, Tamerlane], Turko-Mongol ruler who founded the Timurid Empire, dies at about 68

Turkic Conqueror Tamerlane
Turkic Conqueror
Tamerlane
  • May 29 Philippe de Mézières, advisor to Charles V of France