What Happened In History Year 1477
Historical Events for the Year 1477
- 5th January » Battle of Nancy: Charles the Bold is killed and Duchy of Burgundy or Burgundy becomes part of France.
- 7th October » Uppsala University is inaugurated after receiving its corporate rights from Pope Sixtus IV in February the same year.
Famous Birthdays in 1477
- 14th January » Hermann of Wied, German archbishop (d. 1552)
- 16th January » Johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (d. 1547)
- 25th January » Anne of Brittany (d. 1514)
- 20th March » Jerome Emser, German theologian (d. 1527)
Famous Deaths in History for 1477
- 5th January » Charles the Bold, French son of Isabella of Portugal, Duchess of Burgundy (b. 1433)
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