1453

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1453 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1453
MCDLIII
Ab urbe condita2206
Armenian calendar902
ԹՎ ՋԲ
Assyrian calendar6203
Balinese saka calendar1374–1375
Bengali calendar860
Berber calendar2403
English Regnal year31 Hen. 6 – 32 Hen. 6
Buddhist calendar1997
Burmese calendar815
Byzantine calendar6961–6962
Chinese calendar壬申(Water Monkey)
4149 or 4089
    — to —
癸酉年 (Water Rooster)
4150 or 4090
Coptic calendar1169–1170
Discordian calendar2619
Ethiopian calendar1445–1446
Hebrew calendar5213–5214
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1509–1510
 - Shaka Samvat1374–1375
 - Kali Yuga4553–4554
Holocene calendar11453
Igbo calendar453–454
Iranian calendar831–832
Islamic calendar856–857
Japanese calendarKyōtoku 2
(享徳2年)
Javanese calendar1368–1369
Julian calendar1453
MCDLIII
Korean calendar3786
Minguo calendar459 before ROC
民前459年
Nanakshahi calendar−15
Thai solar calendar1995–1996
Tibetan calendar阳水猴年
(male Water-Monkey)
1579 or 1198 or 426
    — to —
阴水鸡年
(female Water-Rooster)
1580 or 1199 or 427

Year 1453 (MCDLIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. It is sometimes cited as the notional end of the Middle Ages by historians who define the medieval period as the time between the Fall of the Western Roman Empire and the fall of the Byzantine (Eastern Roman) Empire.

Events[edit]

Sultan Mehmed II's entry into Constantinople, Fausto Zonaro (1854–1929)
Battle of Castillon

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Konstantinos XI.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "What Happened In 1453". Hisdates. Retrieved 2017-08-08. 
  2. ^ Crowley, Roger (2006). Constantinople: The Last Great Siege, 1453. Faber. ISBN 0-571-22185-8.  (reviewed by Foster, Charles (September 22, 2006). "The Conquest of Constantinople and the end of empire". Contemporary Review. Archived from the original on March 27, 2007. It is the end of the Middle Ages ) (Archived Link)