On This Day

Historical Figures Who Died in 1415

  • Apr 15 Manuel Chrysoloras, Greek humanist & grammarian, dies at 60
  • Jul 6 Jan Hus, Bohemian religious reformer burned for heresy by the Church at Constance, Germany (b. 1369)
  • Jul 19 Philippa of Lancaster, Queen of Portugal as wife of King John I (1387-1415), dies of the plague at 55
  • Oct 13 Thomas FitzAlan, 12th Earl of Arundel, English military leader (b. 1381)
  • Oct 25 Anton van Bourgondie, French son of Philip the Stout, dies at 31
  • Oct 25 Eduard, duke of York, dies at 45
  • Oct 25 Philip of Nevers, French earl, dies at the Battle of Agincourt
  • Oct 25 Robert of Bar, French knight, dies at the Battle of Agincourt