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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1380s  1390s  1400s  – 1410s –  1420s  1430s  1440s
Years: 1415 1416 141714181419 1420 1421
1418 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1418
MCDXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2171
Armenian calendar 867
ԹՎ ՊԿԷ
Assyrian calendar 6168
Bahá'í calendar -426–-425
Bengali calendar 825
Berber calendar 2368
English Regnal year Hen. 5 – 6 Hen. 5
Buddhist calendar 1962
Burmese calendar 780
Byzantine calendar 6926–6927
Chinese calendar 丁酉年十一月廿五日
(4054/4114-11-25)
— to —
戊戌年十二月初五日
(4055/4115-12-5)
Coptic calendar 1134–1135
Ethiopian calendar 1410–1411
Hebrew calendar 5178–5179
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1474–1475
 - Shaka Samvat 1340–1341
 - Kali Yuga 4519–4520
Holocene calendar 11418
Iranian calendar 796–797
Islamic calendar 820–821
Japanese calendar Ōei 25
(応永25年)
Korean calendar 3751
Minguo calendar 494 before ROC
民前494年
Thai solar calendar 1961

Events of 1418

  • May 19 – Capture of Paris by John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy
  • September – Beginning of English Siege of Rouen
  • Mircea I of Wallachia, is succeeded by Vlad I Uzurpatorul.
  • The first Portuguese settlers move to Madeira Islands.

Births

  • December 12 – Archduke Albert VI of Austria (died 1463)
  • date unknown – Peter II, Duke of Brittany (died 1457)

Deaths

  • March 22 – Dietrich of Nieheim, German historian
  • June 2 – Katherine of Lancaster, queen of Henry III of Castile
  • June 12 – Bernard VII, Count of Armagnac, Constable of France (b. 1360)
  • November 25 – Henry Beaufort, 2nd Earl of Somerset (born 1401)
  • December 11 – Louis of Piedmont (born 1364)
  • date unknown
    • Ixtlilxochitl I, ruler of the Mesoamerican city-state of Texcoco, and ally of the Aztecs
    • Mircea I of Wallachia, ruler of Wallachia (since 1386)

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