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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1400s  1410s  1420s  – 1430s –  1440s  1450s  1460s
Years: 1431 1432 143314341435 1436 1437

Events of 1434

  • April 14, The foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France was laid.
  • May 30, Battle of Lipany in the Hussite Wars
  • Jan van Eyck paints the wedding of Giovanni Arnolfini
  • Explorer Gil Eanes reaches Cape Bojador in Western Sahara. In the same year, Portuguese traders deliver their first cargo of African slaves to Lisbon.
  • Zara Yaqob becomes Emperor of Ethiopia
1434 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1434
MCDXXXIV
Ab urbe condita 2187
Armenian calendar 883
ԹՎ ՊՁԳ
Assyrian calendar 6184
Bahá'í calendar -410–-409
Bengali calendar 841
Berber calendar 2384
English Regnal year 12 Hen. 6 – 13 Hen. 6
Buddhist calendar 1978
Burmese calendar 796
Byzantine calendar 6942–6943
Chinese calendar 癸丑年十一月廿一日
(4070/4130-11-21)
— to —
甲寅年十二月初一日
(4071/4131-12-1)
Coptic calendar 1150–1151
Ethiopian calendar 1426–1427
Hebrew calendar 5194–5195
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1490–1491
 - Shaka Samvat 1356–1357
 - Kali Yuga 4535–4536
Holocene calendar 11434
Iranian calendar 812–813
Islamic calendar 837–838
Japanese calendar Eikyō 6
(永享6年)
Korean calendar 3767
Minguo calendar 478 before ROC
民前478年
Thai solar calendar 1977

Births

  • March 19 – Ashikaga Yoshikatsu, Japanese shogun (died 1443)
  • September 23 – Yolande of Valois, Duchess of Savoy (died 1478)
    • probable
    • Matteo Maria Boiardo, Italian poet (approximate date; died 1494)
    • Kano Masanobu, Japanese painter (died 1530)

Deaths


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