Events in year of 1474

  • 03-30Duke Sigismund van Tirol ends contacts with Switzerland
  • 04-09Breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon / Italians

People born in year of 1474

  • 02-12Lorenzo Campeggio: Archbishop of Bologna / diplomat
  • 03-21Angela Merici: Italian monastery founder / Saint
  • 09-08Ludovico Ariosto: Italy -- Poet (Orlando Furioso)
  • 10-13Mariotto di Bigio di Bindo Albertinelli: Italian painter

People died in year of 1474

  • 05-09Peter van Hagenbach: Elzasser knight / land guardian, beheaded
  • 11-27Guillaume Dufay: French / Flemish composer, dies at about 74

Events in year of 1475

  • 08-29Treaty of Picquigny: King Louis XI buys English contacts

People born in year of 1475

  • 10-20Giovanni Rucellai: Italian poet (Le Api)

People died in year of 1475

  • 05-06Dieric Bouts: Dutch painter, dies at about 64