1445 in history

1445 events chronologically

May 19 John II of Castile defeats the Infantes of Aragon at the First Battle of Olmedo

Born in 1445

Mar 16 Johann Geiler von Kaisersberg a Swiss-born priest, considered one of the greatest of the popular preachers of the 15th century.
Dec 11 Eberhard I Duke of Württemberg From 1459 until 1495 he was Count Eberhard From July 1495 he was the first Duke of Württemberg. He is also known as Eberhard im Bart

Top 7 most famous people died in 1445

Jan 28 Henri Bellechose a painter from the South Netherlands. He was one of the most significant artists at the beginning of panel painting in Northern Europe, and among the earliest artists of Early Netherlandish painting
Feb 18 Maria of Aragon Queen of Castile the first wife and Queen consort of John II of Castile. The daughter of Ferdinand I of Aragon and Eleanor of Alburquerque, she married her cousin John in 1420
Feb 19 Eleanor of Aragon Queen of Portugal queen consort of Portugal as the spouse of Edward I of Portugal and the regent of Portugal as the guardian of her son. She was the daughter of Ferdinand I of Aragon and Eleanor of Alburquerque
Jul 15 Joan Beaufort Queen of Scots the Queen Consort of Scotland from 1424 to 1437 as the spouse of King James I of Scotland. During part of the minority of her son James II , she served as the Regent of Scotland
Aug 2 Oswald von Wolkenstein a poet, composer and diplomat. In the latter capacity, he traveled through much of Europe, even as far as Georgia , and was inducted into the Order of the Dragon. He lived for a time in Seis am Schlern
Aug 16 Margaret Stewart Dauphine of France a Princess of Scotland and the Dauphine of France. She was the firstborn child of King James I of Scotland and Queen Joan Beaufort
Aug 26 Alexander I of Georgia king of Georgia from 1412 to 1442. Despite his efforts to restore the country from the ruins left by the Turco-Mongol warlord Timur's invasions, Georgia never recovered and faced the inevitable fragmentation that was followed by a long period of stagnation. In 1442, he abdicated the throne and retired to a monastery