Events in year of 1461

  • 03-04Battle at Towton: Duke Edward of York beats English Queen Margaretha Edward IV recognized as King of England
  • 03-05Henry VI was deposed by Duke of York during War of the Roses
  • 03-29Battle near Towton Field, 33,000 die (War of the Roses)
  • 06-28Edward IV crowned King of England
  • 08-10Alfonso ed Espina, Bishop of Osma urges for an Inquistion in Spain

People born in year of 1461

  • 02-06Dzore Drzic: Croatian poet

People died in year of 1461

  • 07-22Charles VII: King of France (1422-61), dies at 58

Events in year of 1462

  • 11-01Archduke Albrecht VI van Habsburg occupies Vienna

People born in year of 1462

  • 02-14Edzard I Cirksena [the Great]: Earl of East-Friesia (1494-1528)
  • 06-27Louis XII [the Just]: King of France (1498-1515)

People died in year of 1462

  • 04-22Gilbert of Lannoy: Master of Villerval / Tronchiennes / Santes