Events in year of 1439

  • 07-16Kissing is banned in England (to stop germs from spreading)

People born in year of 1439

    No particular people born in year of 1439.

    People died in year of 1439

    • 10-21Traversari Ambrosius: Italian humanist / leader, dies at 53
    • 10-27Albrecht II von Habsburg: King of Bohemia / Hungary / Germany, dies at 42

    Events in year of 1440

      No particular events in year of 1440.

      People born in year of 1440

      • 01-22Ivan III [the Great]: Russian Czar (1462-1505) / conquered Lithuania
      • 02-13Hartmann Schedel: German Physician / humanist / historian
      • 02-22Ladislaus V Posthumus: King of Hungary / Bohemia

      People died in year of 1440

      • 09-21Frederik I van Hohenzollern: Ruler Brandenburg (1417-40), dies at 68
      • 10-26Gilles de Rais: French marshal, killer of 140 children, hanged
      • 12-22Bluebeard: Pirate, executed