1422 in history

1422 events chronologically

Jun 30 Battle of Arbedo between the duke of Milan and the Swiss cantons
Aug 31 King Henry V of England dies of dysentery while in France. His son, Henry VI becomes King of England at the age of 9 months
Sep 27 After the brief Gollub War the Teutonic Knights sign the Treaty of Melno with the Kingdom of Poland and Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Oct 29 Charles VII of France becomes king in succession to his father Charles VI of France though he isn't officially crowned king until 1429

Born in 1422

Jun 7 Federico da Montefeltro one of the most successful condottieri of the Italian Renaissance, and lord of Urbino from 1444 until his death. In Urbino he commissioned the construction of a great library, perhaps the largest of Italy after the Vatican, with his own team of scribes in his scriptorium, and assembled around him a large humanistic court in the Ducal Palace of Urbino, designed by Luciano Laurana and Francesco di Giorgio Martini
Nov 27 Gaston IV Count of Foix a French nobleman from Bearn, who founded a brief-ruling dynastic house of the Kingdom of Navarre.

Top 7 most famous people died in 1422

Jan 15 Charlotte of Bourbon Queen of Cyprus the Queen consort of Cyprus and titular Queen consort of Armenia and Jerusalem through her marriage to King Janus of Cyprus. She was his second wife and the mother of his six legitimate children, which included King John II and Anne de Lusignan. It was Charlotte's influence which was instrumental in the revival of French culture at the royal court in Nicosia
Jul 8 Michelle of Valois a Duchess consort of Burgundy. She was a daughter of Charles VI of France and Isabeau of Bavaria. She was named for Saint Michael the Archangel after her father noted an improvement in his health after a pilgrimage to Mont Saint-Michel in 1393
Aug 26 Taddeo di Bartolo an Italian painter of the Sienese School during the early Renaissance. He is among the artists profiled in Vasari's Le Vite delle più eccellenti pittori, scultori, ed architettori. Vasari claims he is the uncle of Domenico di Bartolo
Aug 31 Henry V of England King of England from 1413 until his death at the age of either 34 or 35 in 1422. He was the second English monarch who came from the House of Lancaster
Sep 17 Constantine II of Bulgaria ruled as emperor of Bulgaria in Vidin from 1397 to 1422. He was born in the early 1370s, and died in exile at the Serbian court on 17 September 1422. Constantine II claimed the title Emperor of Bulgaria and was accepted as such by foreign governments, but he is often omitted from listings of rulers of Bulgaria
Oct 21 Charles VI of France King of France from 1380 to his death. He was a member of the House of Valois
Nov 12 Albert III Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg the last Wittenberg Ascanian and prince-elector of the German Nation.