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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1440s  1450s  1460s  – 1470s –  1480s  1490s  1500s
Years: 1473 1474 147514761477 1478 1479

Events

  • March 2 – Battle of Grandson. A Swiss army defeats the Burgundians under Charles the Bold
  • June 2 – Battle of Morat. The Swiss again defeat Charles.
  • December – Vlad III Dracula manages to become reigning Prince of Wallachia for the third and last time before being assassinated by decapitation. His head is sent to his old enemy Sultan Mehmed II of the Ottoman Empire.

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