On This Day

Deaths in History in 1458

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

Person of interestAlfonso V of Aragon

Jun 27 Alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies

  • Jun 29 Mapheus Vegius [Maffeo Vegio], Italian lawyer/humanist/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