|Centuries:||14th century - 15th century - 16th century|
|Decades:|| 1410s 1420s 1430s - 1440s - 1450s 1460s 1470s
|Years:||1443 1444 1445 - 1446 - 1447 1448 1449|
|1446 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
Events of 1446[edit | edit source]
- Mehmed II Sultan of the Ottoman Empire is forced to abdicate in favor of his father Murad II by the Janissaries.
- Portuguese navigator, Álvaro Fernandes, reached the mouth of the Geba River in Guinea-Bissau.
- The Precious Belt Bridge in China is fully reconstructed.
- In Italy, the siege of Cremona by the condottieri troops of Francesco Piccinino and Luigi dal Verme was raised after the arrival of Scaramuccia da Forlì.
- October 9 - The Hangul alphabet is created in Korea. The Hunmin Jeongeum published during the year is consided the start of this brand new scientific writing system.
- December 10 - Murad II, sultan of the Ottoman Empire, destroys the Hexamillion wall in an assault that includes cannons. This renders the Morea open to Ottoman invasion.
- The Blarney Stone stone was set into a tower of Blarney Castle in Blarney County Cork in Ireland.
|Gregorian calendar||1446 |
|Ab urbe condita||2199|
|Armenian calendar||895 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-398 – -397|
|Coptic calendar||1162 – 1163|
|Ethiopian calendar||1438 – 1439|
|Hebrew calendar||5206 – 5207|
|- Vikram Samvat||1501 – 1502|
|- Shaka Samvat||1368 – 1369|
|- Kali Yuga||4547 – 4548|
|Iranian calendar||824 – 825|
|Islamic calendar||849 – 850|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2106|
|Thai solar calendar||1989|
Births[edit | edit source]
- May 3 - Margaret of Burgundy, wife of Charles I (died 1503)
- date unknown - Edmund de Ros, English politician (died 1508)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- April 15 - Filippo Brunelleschi, Italian architect (born 1377)
- May 9 - Mary of Enghien, Queen of Naples (born 1367)
- May 24 - Ambroise de Loré, Baron of Ivry (born 1396)
- December 28 - Antipope Clement VIII
- date unknown - Vittorino da Feltre, Italian humanist (born 1378)
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