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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1390s  1400s  1410s  – 1420s –  1430s  1440s  1450s
Years: 1423 1424 142514261427 1428 1429

Events of 1426

  • March 6 – Battle of St. James (near Avranches). An English army under John, Duke of Bedford defeats the French under Arthur de Richemont, forcing the Duke of Brittany to recognize English suzerainty.
  • June 16 – Hussite Wars: Battle of Usti nad Labem The Hussites decisively beat the crusading armies in the Fourth Anti-Hussite Crusade.
  • "Castello Orsini-Odescalchi" built in Bracciano, Italy by the Orsini family.
1426 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1426
MCDXXVI
Ab urbe condita 2179
Armenian calendar 875
ԹՎ ՊՀԵ
Assyrian calendar 6176
Bahá'í calendar -418–-417
Bengali calendar 833
Berber calendar 2376
English Regnal year Hen. 6 – 5 Hen. 6
Buddhist calendar 1970
Burmese calendar 788
Byzantine calendar 6934–6935
Chinese calendar 乙巳年十一月廿三日
(4062/4122-11-23)
— to —
丙午年十二月初三日
(4063/4123-12-3)
Coptic calendar 1142–1143
Ethiopian calendar 1418–1419
Hebrew calendar 5186–5187
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1482–1483
 - Shaka Samvat 1348–1349
 - Kali Yuga 4527–4528
Holocene calendar 11426
Iranian calendar 804–805
Islamic calendar 829–830
Japanese calendar Ōei 33
(応永33年)
Korean calendar 3759
Minguo calendar 486 before ROC
民前486年
Thai solar calendar 1969

Births

  • February – Christian of Oldenburg, later King of Denmark, Norway and Sweden
  • date unknown
    • William Brandon, English nobleman (died 1485)
    • John II, Duke of Bourbon (died 1488)
    • Anne Neville, Countess of Warwick (died 1492)

Deaths

  • December – Pipo of Ozora, Hungarian military leader
  • December 31 – Thomas Beaufort, 1st Duke of Exeter (born c. 1377)
  • date unknown
    • Elizabeth Plantagenet, daughter of John of Gaunt
    • Tezozomoc, Tepanec ruler of Azcapotzalco

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