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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1390s  1400s  1410s  – 1420s –  1430s  1440s  1450s
Years: 1421 1422 142314241425 1426 1427

Year 1424 was a leap year starting on Saturday.

Events of 1424

  • August 17 – Battle of Verneuil – An English force under John, Duke of Bedford defeats a larger French army under the Duke of Alençon, John Stewart, and Earl Archibald of Douglas. Alençon was captured and Douglas killed.
  • June – Battle of L'Aquila – Jacopo Caldora and Micheletto Attendolo for the Kingdom of Naples defeat Braccio da Montone for Alfonso V of Aragon.
1424 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1424
MCDXXIV
Ab urbe condita 2177
Armenian calendar 873
ԹՎ ՊՀԳ
Assyrian calendar 6174
Bahá'í calendar -420–-419
Bengali calendar 831
Berber calendar 2374
English Regnal year Hen. 6 – 3 Hen. 6
Buddhist calendar 1968
Burmese calendar 786
Byzantine calendar 6932–6933
Chinese calendar 癸卯年十一月三十日
(4060/4120-11-30)
— to —
甲辰年十二月十一日
(4061/4121-12-11)
Coptic calendar 1140–1141
Ethiopian calendar 1416–1417
Hebrew calendar 5184–5185
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1480–1481
 - Shaka Samvat 1346–1347
 - Kali Yuga 4525–4526
Holocene calendar 11424
Iranian calendar 802–803
Islamic calendar 827–828
Japanese calendar Ōei 31
(応永31年)
Korean calendar 3757
Minguo calendar 488 before ROC
民前488年
Thai solar calendar 1967

Births

  • October 31 – King Wladislaus III of Poland (died 1444)
  • date unknown
    • Demetrius Chalcondyles, Greek scholar (died 1511)
    • Abu Sa'id, ruler of Persia and Afghanistan (died 1469)

Deaths

  • January 4 – Muzio Sforza, Italian condottiero
  • May 10 – Emperor Go-Kameyama of Japan
  • June 5 – Braccio da Montone, Italian condottiero
  • June 10 – Duke Ernest of Austria (born 1377)
  • June 16 – Johannes Ambundii, Archbishop of Riga
  • August 12 – Yongle Emperor of China (born 1360)
  • December 31 – Thomas Beaufort, 1st Duke of Exeter, English military leader
  • date unknown
    • Parameswara, Malay prince (born 1344)
    • Jan Žižka, Czech general and Hussite leader
  • probable – Johannes Abezier, provost and bishop of the Teutonic Knights (born 1380)

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