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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1390s  1400s  1410s  – 1420s –  1430s  1440s  1450s
Years: 1420 1421 142214231424 1425 1426
1423 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1423
MCDXXIII
Ab urbe condita 2176
Armenian calendar 872
ԹՎ ՊՀԲ
Assyrian calendar 6173
Bahá'í calendar -421–-420
Bengali calendar 830
Berber calendar 2373
English Regnal year Hen. 6 – 2 Hen. 6
Buddhist calendar 1967
Burmese calendar 785
Byzantine calendar 6931–6932
Chinese calendar 壬寅年十二月十九日
(4059/4119-12-19)
— to —
癸卯年十一月廿九日
(4060/4120-11-29)
Coptic calendar 1139–1140
Ethiopian calendar 1415–1416
Hebrew calendar 5183–5184
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1479–1480
 - Shaka Samvat 1345–1346
 - Kali Yuga 4524–4525
Holocene calendar 11423
Iranian calendar 801–802
Islamic calendar 826–827
Japanese calendar Ōei 30
(応永30年)
Korean calendar 3756
Minguo calendar 489 before ROC
民前489年
Thai solar calendar 1966

Events

  • April 27 – Hussite Wars: Battle of Horic – The Taborites decisively beat the Utraquists.
  • July 31Hundred Years' War: Battle of Cravant – The French army is defeated at Cravant on the banks of the river Yonne.
  • August 23English with Burgundian soldiers defeat the French, who were supported by the Scots, at Verneuil. The English-Burgundian alliance was strengthened by the marriage of the Duke of Bedford to Anne of Burgundy. Anne was sister of Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy. Philip the Good had allied Burgundy with England after his father was murdered in 1419 by the French Dauphin, son of Charles VI of France.
  • According to the 1421 theory, the return of Zheng He's fleets to China.

Births

Deaths

  • May 23 – Avignon Pope Benedict XIII (born 1328)
  • October 20 – Henry Bowet, Archbishop of York
  • December 15 – Michael Küchmeister von Sternberg, Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights
  • date unknown – Richard Whittington, Lord Mayor of London (born 1358)

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