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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1400s  1410s  1420s  – 1430s –  1440s  1450s  1460s
Years: 1427 1428 142914301431 1432 1433

Events of 1430

  • May 14 – First French attempts to relieve the Siege of Compiègne.
  • May 23Joan of Arc is captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne.
  • June 14 – William Waynflete becomes vicar of Skendleby, Lincolnshire.
  • The Ottoman Empire captures Thessalonica from the Venetians.
  • The Order of the Golden Fleece is founded by Philip III, Duke of Burgundy to celebrate his marriage.
  • Bratislava Castle is converted to a fortress under Sigismund of Luxemburg.
  • Švitrigaila succeeds his cousin as ruler of Lithuania.
  • First use of optical methods in the creation of art.
  • Janissaries are created.
Europe in 1430
A map of Europe in 1430 (click image to enlarge).
1430 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1430
MCDXXX
Ab urbe condita 2183
Armenian calendar 879
ԹՎ ՊՀԹ
Assyrian calendar 6180
Bahá'í calendar -414–-413
Bengali calendar 837
Berber calendar 2380
English Regnal year Hen. 6 – 9 Hen. 6
Buddhist calendar 1974
Burmese calendar 792
Byzantine calendar 6938–6939
Chinese calendar 己酉年十二月初七日
(4066/4126-12-7)
— to —
庚戌年十二月十七日
(4067/4127-12-17)
Coptic calendar 1146–1147
Ethiopian calendar 1422–1423
Hebrew calendar 5190–5191
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1486–1487
 - Shaka Samvat 1352–1353
 - Kali Yuga 4531–4532
Holocene calendar 11430
Iranian calendar 808–809
Islamic calendar 833–834
Japanese calendar Eikyō 2
(永享2年)
Korean calendar 3763
Minguo calendar 482 before ROC
民前482年
Thai solar calendar 1973

Births

  • October 16 – King James II of Scotland (died 1460)
  • October 28 – Richard West, 7th Baron De La Warr, English politician (died 1475)
  • date unknown – Hosokawa Katsumoto, Japanese warlord
  • probable – Heinrich Kramer, German churchman and inquisitor (died 1505)

Deaths

Related pages

  • List of state leaders in 1430

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