On This Day

Historical Figures Who Died in 1458

  • Mar 25 Inigo Lopez de Mendoza, Spanish marquis of Santillana/poet, dies

Alfonso V of Aragon

Jun 27 Alfonso V 'the Magnanimous', King of Aragon, Sicily and Naples (Alfonso I), dies at 61 or 62

  • Jun 29 Mapheus Vegius [Maffeo Vegio], Italian lawyer, humanist and poet, dies
  • Aug 6 Callixtus III [Alfonso the Borja], Pope (1455-58), dies at 79
  • Dec 26 Arthur III, Duke of Brittany, dies at 65