Events in year of 1440No 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
Events in year of 1441
- 06-24Eton College founded by Henry VI
- 08-23Holland and Hanzesteden sign cease fire treaty
People born in year of 1441
- 03-24Ernst I: Elector of Saxon (1464-86)
People died in year of 1441
- 07-09Jan / Johannes van Eyck: Flemish Painter (Lamb Gods)
Events in year of 1442No particular events in year of 1442.
People born in year of 1442No particular people born in year of 1442.
People died in year of 1442
- 05-03Engelbert I: Earl of Nassau-Dillenburg