1447 facts for kids

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1410s  1420s  1430s  – 1440s –  1450s  1460s  1470s
Years: 1444 1445 144614471448 1449 1450

Year 1447 was a common year starting on Sunday.

Events of 1447

Births

  • December 9 – Chenghua Emperor of China (died 1487)
  • date unknown
    • Piero Capponi, Italian soldier. (died 1496)
    • Philippe de Commines, Flemish historian (died 1511)
    • Catherine of Genoa, woman mystic (died 1510)
  • Giovanni Antonio Amadeo, Italian sculptor (died 1522)
  • Bayezid II, Ottoman Sultan (died 1512)

Deaths

  • February 23
  • March 12 – Shah Rukh, ruler of Persia and Transoxonia (born 1377)
  • April 11 – Henry Cardinal Beaufort, Lord Chancellor of England (born 1377)
  • August 13 – Filippo Maria Visconti, Duke of Milan (born 1392)
  • December – Vlad II Dracul, Prince of Wallachia
  • date unknown
    • John Holland, 2nd Duke of Exeter (born 1395)

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