1407 in history

1407 events chronologically

Apr 10 The lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded the title "Great Treasure Prince of Dharma"
Jun 16 Ming–Hồ War: Retired King Hồ Quý Ly and his son King Hồ Hán Thương of Hồ dynasty are captured by the Ming armies
Jun 26 Ulrich von Jungingen becomes Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights
Nov 20 A truce between John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy and Louis of Valois, Duke of Orléans is agreed upon under the auspices of John, Duke of Berry. Orléans would be assassinated three days later by Burgundy

Born in 1407

Aug 27 Ashikaga Yoshikazu the 5th shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate who reigned from 1423 to 1425 during the Muromachi period of Japan. Yoshikazu was the son of the fourth shogun Ashikaga Yoshimochi
Sep 21 Leonello d'Este Marquis of Ferrara marquis of Ferrara and Duke of Modena and Reggio Emilia from 1441 to 1450.

Top 7 most famous people died in 1407

Feb 9 William I Margrave of Meissen Margrave of Meissen. His surname is related to the legend that Saint Benno appeared to him because of his disputes with the Church in a dream and he had an eye gouged out
Mar 7 Francesco I Gonzaga ruler of Mantua from 1382 to 1407. He was also a condottiero
Mar 30 Konrad von Jungingen the 25th Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights.
Apr 23 Olivier de Clisson a Breton soldier, the son of Olivier IV de Clisson, who was put to death in 1343 on the suspicion of having wished to give up Nantes to the English.
Jun 24 Theodore I Palaiologos despot in the Morea from 1383 until his death on June 24, 1407. He was the youngest surviving son of the Byzantine Emperor John V Palaiologos and his wife Helena Kantakouzene. His maternal grandfather was former Emperor John VI Kantakouzenos. His older brothers were Emperor Andronikos IV Palaiologos and Manuel II Palaiologos
Sep 24 Andronikos V Palaiologos co-emperor of the Byzantine Empire with his father John VII Palaiologos.
Nov 23 Louis I Duke of Orléans Duke of Orléans from 1392 to his death. He was also Count of Valois , Duke of Touraine , Count of Blois , Angoulême , Périgord and Soissons