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Heads of State · Nekrolog

Nezahualpilli becomes ruler of the city-state Texcoco of the Central American Acolhua people .
Nicolo Marcello
Nicolò Marcello
becomes Doge of Venice .
Leonardo da Vinci: Arno landscape
Leonardo da Vinci paints the landscape with the river .
1473 in other calendars
Armenian calendar 921/922 (turn of the year July)
Ethiopian calendar 1465/66
Aztec calendar 6. Feuerstein - Chicuace Tecpatl (until the end of January / beginning of February: 5th pipes - Macuilli Acatl )
Buddhist calendar 2016/17 (southern Buddhism); 2015/16 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )
Chinese calendar 69th (70th) cycle

Year of the Water Snake癸巳 ( at the beginning of the year Water Dragon 壬辰)

Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam) 835/836 (turn of the year April)
Iranian calendar 851/852
Islamic calendar 877/878 (turn of the year 28/29 May)
Jewish calendar 5233/34 (September 22/23)
Coptic calendar 1189/90
Malayalam calendar 648/649
Seleucid era Babylon: 1783/84 (turn of the year April)

Syria: 1784/85 (turn of the year October)

Spanish era 1511
Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar) 1529/30 (turn of the year April)


Politics and world events


Nicolò Marcellos coat of arms


European voyages of discovery



Coat of arms of the
Fugger from the lily

science and technology



  • In summer, Central Europe is extremely dry and hot. The Danube can even be crossed on foot in Hungary.


Date of birth saved

Nicolaus Copernicus
Johann Corvinus 1486
  • April 2 : Johann Corvinus , Count of Hunyadi, Ban of Croatia and Slavonia and Duke of Slavonia, Opava, Leobschütz, Glogau and Liptau († 1504 )

Exact date of birth unknown

Leonardo da Vinci: Cecilia Gallerani as a lady with an ermine
Portrait of Elsbeth Tucher by Albrecht Dürer


First half of the year

Epitaph for Conrad Paumann in the Frauenkirche in Munich

Second half of the year

Exact date of death unknown

Niccolò Tron's tomb in the Frari Church in Venice

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