1423 in history

1423 events chronologically

Jul 31 Hundred Years' War: Battle of Cravant – the French army is defeated by the English at Cravant on the banks of the river Yonne

Born in 1423

May 30 Georg von Peuerbach an Austrian astronomer, mathematician and instrument maker, best known for his streamlined presentation of Ptolemaic Astronomy in the Theoricae Novae Planetarum.
Jun 2 Ferdinand I of Naples the King of Naples from 1458 to 1494. He was the son of Alfonso V of Aragon and his mistress, Giraldona Carlino
Jul 3 Louis XI of France a monarch of the House of Valois who ruled as King of France from 1461 to 1483. He succeeded his father Charles VII

Died in 1423

Apr 4 Hugo von Montfort an Austrian minstrel of the Late Middle Ages.
May 23 Antipope Benedict XIII officially considered by the Catholic Church to be an antipope.
Jun 25 Reinald IV Duke of Guelders and Jülich the son of William II, Duke of Jülich and Maria of Guelders, daughter of Reinald II, Duke of Guelders.
Dec 15 Michael Küchmeister von Sternberg the 28th Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights, serving from 1414 to 1422.