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Fame: 1400-1499

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1400 1400 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Richard II dies at Pontefract Castle – probably murdered
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1410 1410 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Prague: astronomical clock built
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1420 1420 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Nothing happened
Bridlington: John de Gisburne becomes Prior
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World: Joan of Arc captured
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1440 1440 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Etoin College founded by Henry VI
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1450 1450 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Jack Cade’s rebellion: Kentish men rebel against Henry VI
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1460 1460 could be yours. Click to buy
World: York – Lancaster fighting continues
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1470 1470 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry VI released and resptred to throne
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1480 1480 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Ferdinand (Aragon) and Isabella (Castille) ruling Spain
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1490 1490 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1401 1401 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Lollards (followers of Wycliffe) declared heretics – could be burned
Bridlington: St John of Bridlington canonised
1411 1411 could be yours. Click to buy
World: University of St Andrew’s founded
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1421 1421 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Terrible flood in Netherlands
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1431 1431 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Joan of Arc burned at stake
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1441 1441 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Kings College Cambridge founded by Henry VI
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1451 1451 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Spectacle lens invented for short sight
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1461 1461 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Yorkists win bloody battle of Towton Edward IV becomes king
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1471 1471 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Portuguese explorers crossed equator
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1481 1481 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1491 1491 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Comet comes closest ever to earth
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1402 1402 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Penal laws against the Welsh who were rebelling
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1412 1412 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Medici made official bankers to Papacy
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1422 1422 could be yours. Click to buy
World: henry V dies. Henry VI (aged 9 months) succeeds, with regents
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1432 1432 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1442 1442 could be yours. Click to buy
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1452 1452 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Major volcanic eruption in S Pacific cools whole earth
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1462 1462 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
Bridlington: Peter Heliard becomes Prior
1472 1472 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Leonardo da Vinci at work in Florence
Bridlington: Robert de Bristwyk becomes Prior. Scarborough rectory given to Priory
1482 1482 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Present English -Scottish border fixed, with Berwick in England
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1492 1492 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Christopher Columbus reaches W Indies. Final defeat of Moors in Spain
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1403 1403 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry IV defeats Hotspur and rebel army
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1413 1413 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry IV dies. Henry V become king
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1423 1423 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry VI also ‘King of France’
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1433 1433 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Scots burn Alnwick
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1443 1443 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1453 1453 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Turks capture Constantinople
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1463 1463 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Bosnia falls to Turks
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1473 1473 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Caxton prints first book in English (in Bruges)
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1483 1483 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Princes in Tower Edward V and Richard III Duke of York
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1493 1493 could be yours. Click to buy
World: C Columbus leaves on 2nd voyage
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1404 1404 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Owain Glendwyr allies with French against English
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1414 1414 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1424 1424 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Doges palace in Venice completed
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1434 1434 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Portuguese deliver first cargo of African slaves to Lisbon
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1444 1444 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Portuguese explorers reach Senegal andn Gambia
Bridlington: Robert Willy becomes Prior
1454 1454 could be yours. Click to buy
World: End of 100 Years War. Gutenberg produces first dated, printed documents
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1464 1464 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Yorkists consolidate power
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1474 1474 could be yours. Click to buy
World: First modern patent system developed in Venice
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1484 1484 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Wm Caxton prints Aesop’s Fables, in English
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1494 1494 could be yours. Click to buy
World: First hurricane observed in W Indies
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1405 1405 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Archbishop of York and barons rebel against Henry IV
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1415 1415 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Battle of Agincourt – archers defeat French knights
Bridlington: Henry V gave thanks in Bridlington at St John’s shrine after the battle of Agincourt
1425 1425 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Beijing largest city in the world
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1435 1435 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Jan van Eyck paints Arnolfini portrait
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1445 1445 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Portuguese explorers discover Cape Verde islands
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1455 1455 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Wars of Roses begins: York v Lancaster, Henry VI captured
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1465 1465 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Deposed Henry VI imprisoned in Tower
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1475 1475 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Oldest recorded game of chess in Italy (played from 13C)
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1485 1485 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Battle of Bosworth Field- Richard III killed, Henry VII takes over
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1495 1495 could be yours. Click to buy
World: University of Aberdeen founded
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1406 1406 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Richard (Dick) Whittington becomes Lord Mayor of London
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1416 1416 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1426 1426 could be yours. Click to buy
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1436 1436 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Brunelleschi’s ome at Florence Cathedral is dedicated
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1446 1446 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Blarney stone set into tower of Blarney Castle Co Cork
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1456 1456 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Haley’s comet appears
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1466 1466 could be yours. Click to buy
World: French king introduces silk weaving
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1476 1476 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Caxton prints Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales
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1486 1486 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry VII married Elizabeth of York
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1496 1496 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry VII sends John Cabot to seek unknown lands
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1407 1407 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1417 1417 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry V using English (rather than French). First street lighting in London
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1427 1427 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Gypsies (Romany) arriving in Germany
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1437 1437 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edinburgh made capital of Scotland
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1447 1447 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Inquisition revived in Spain
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1457 1457 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry Tudor (VII) born
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1467 1467 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1477 1477 could be yours. Click to buy
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1487 1487 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Bartholomew Dias leaves Lisbon en route to Cape of Good Hope
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1497 1497 could be yours. Click to buy
World: John Cabot lands in Newfoundland
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1408 1408 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
Bridlington: John becomes Prior
1418 1418 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Council of Constance ends
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1428 1428 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Joan of Arc appeals to French to defeat English
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1438 1438 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1448 1448 could be yours. Click to buy
World: End of long 10 year famine in China
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1458 1458 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Turks issue decree to save Acropolis after capturing Athens
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1468 1468 could be yours. Click to buy
World: No information
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1478 1478 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Lorenzo de Medici sole ruler of Florence
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1488 1488 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Bartholomew Dias rounds Cape of Good Hope, enters Indain Ocean
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1498 1498 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Vasco da Gama reaches India
Bridlington: Robert Danby becomes Prior
1409 1409 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Welsh surrender Harlech to English
Bridlington: Thomas becomes Prior
1419 1419 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Portuguese discover and settle Madeira islands
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1429 1429 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Joan of Arc helps to break siege of Orleans, attack English
Bridlington: Robert Warde becomes Prior
1439 1439 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Gutenberg develops prinitng with moveable type
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1449 1449 could be yours. Click to buy
World: French recapture Rouen from English
Bridlington: Bridlington Priory Choir School founded by Henry VI
1459 1459 could be yours. Click to buy
World: York – Lancaster fighting continues
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1469 1469 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Wars of Roses: Yorkists defeated. Aragon & Castile linked by marriage
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1479 1479 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Christopher Columbus in Portugal planning voyages
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1489 1489 could be yours. Click to buy
World: First ‘gold sovereigns’ produced in England
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1499 1499 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Pretender Perkin Warbeck hanged after rebellion
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