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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1440s  1450s  1460s  – 1470s –  1480s  1490s  1500s
Years: 1470 1471 147214731474 1475 1476

Year 1473 (MCDLXXIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. It was the 473rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 73rd year of the 15th century and the 4th year of the 1470s decade.

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Deaths

  • January 24 – Conrad Paumann, German composer (b. c. 1410)
  • February 23 – Arnold, Duke of Gelderland (b. 1410)
  • April – Alessandro Sforza, condottiero
  • May 8 – John Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, English politician (b. 1420)
  • July 10 – James II of Cyprus (b. c. 1440)
  • December 24 – John Cantius, Polish scholar and theologian (b. 1390)
  • date unknown
    • Jean Jouffroy, French prelate and diplomat (b. c. 1412)
    • Hosokawa Katsumoto, Japanese nobleman (b. 1430)
    • Nicholas I, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1448)
    • Yamana Sōzen, Japanese daimyo and monk (b. 1404)
  • probable – Patriarch Gennadios II of Constantinople (b. c. 1400)

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