1430 in history

1430 events chronologically

Mar 29 The Ottoman Empire under Murad II captures the Byzantine city of Thessalonica
May 23 Siege of Compiègne: Joan of Arc is captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne
Aug 15 Francesco Sforza, lord of Milan, conquers Lucca

Born in 1430

Mar 23 Margaret of Anjou the wife of King Henry VI of England. As such, she was Queen of England from 1445 to 1461 and again from 1470 to 1471. Born in the Duchy of Lorraine, into the House of Valois-Anjou, Margaret was the second eldest daughter of René I of Naples and Isabella, Duchess of Lorraine
Jun 27 Henry Holland 3rd Duke of Exeter a Lancastrian leader during the English Wars of the Roses. He was the only son of John Holland, 2nd Duke of Exeter, and his first wife Lady Anne Stafford. His maternal grandparents were Edmund Stafford, 5th Earl of Stafford, and Anne of Gloucester
Oct 16 James II of Scotland the son of James I and Joan Beaufort. Nothing is known of his early life, but by his first birthday his twin and only brother, Alexander, who was also the older twin, had died, thus making James the heir apparent and Duke of Rothesay. Curiously enough, James held no other titles while Duke of Rothesay. On 21 February 1437, James I was assassinated and the six-year-old Duke of Rothesay immediately succeeded him as James II

Died in 1430

Jan 5 Philippa of England the Queen of Denmark, Sweden and Norway from 1406 to 1430. She was the consort to Eric of Pomerania, who ruled the three kingdoms. Queen Philippa served as the de facto regent of Sweden in 1420 and the regent of Denmark and Norway from 1423 to 1425
Jun 26 Louis I Duke of Bar a French bishop of the 15th century.
Aug 4 Philip I Duke of Brabant also known as Philip of Saint Pol , younger son of Antoine, Duke of Brabant and Jeanne of Saint-Pol, succeeded his brother John as Duke of Brabant in 1427. He had already been given Saint-Pol and Ligny as an appanage on the death of his grandfather Waleran III in 1415 at the Battle of Agincourt
Aug 18 Thomas de Ros 8th Baron de Ros an English peer.
Oct 27 Vytautas one of the most famous rulers of medieval Lithuania. Vytautas was the ruler of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania which chiefly encompassed the Lithuanians and Ruthenians. He was also the Prince of Hrodna and the Prince of Lutsk , postulated king of Hussites