Died in 1473

Jan 24 Conrad Paumann a German organist, lutenist and composer of the early Renaissance. Even though he was born blind, he was one of the most talented musicians of the 15th century, and his performances created a sensation wherever he went. He is grouped among the composers known as the Colorists
Feb 23 Arnold Duke of Guelders Duke of Guelders, Count of Zutphen. He was son of John II of Egmond and Maria van Arkel
May 8 John Stafford 1st Earl of Wiltshire an English nobleman, the youngest son of Humphrey Stafford, 1st Duke of Buckingham. In 1461 he was made a Knight of the Bath
Jun 6 Hosokawa Katsumoto one of the Kanrei, the Deputies to the Shogun, during Japan's Muromachi period. He is famous for his involvement in the creation of Ryōan-ji, a temple famous for its rock garden, and for his involvement in the Ōnin War, which sparked the 130-year Sengoku period
Jun 11 Nikolaus Gerhaert a sculptor of Dutch origin, although aside from his sculptures, few details are known of his life.
Jun 28 Pierre d'Amboise a French nobleman of the House of Amboise. He was a son of Hugh VIII of Amboise, who was killed at the battle of Agincourt, and of Jeanne de Guénand
Jul 10 James II of Cyprus the illegitimate son of John II of Cyprus and Marietta de Patras.
Oct 10 Giorgio da Sebenico a medieval sculptor and architect from Dalmatia, who worked mainly in Sebenico , at the time part of the Republic of Venice, and in the city of Ancona, then a maritime republic.
Dec 24 John Cantius a Polish priest, scholastic philosopher, physicist and theologian. He is also known as John of Kanty or John of Kanti or John Kantius