Year 1453 (MCDLIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1453rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 453rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 53rd year of the 15th century, and the 4th year of the 1450s decade.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1453 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1453
Ab urbe condita2206
Armenian calendar902
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壬申年 (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
Javanese calendar1368–1369
Julian calendar1453
Korean calendar3786
Minguo calendar459 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−15
Thai solar calendar1995–1996
Tibetan calendar阳水猴年
(male Water-Monkey)
1579 or 1198 or 426
    — to —
(female Water-Rooster)
1580 or 1199 or 427

Benjamin-Constant: The Entry of Mehmed II into Constantinople

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 Eastern Roman Empire, due to the Fall of Constantinople.[1]

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January–December Edit

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

Births Edit

Deaths Edit

References Edit

  1. ^ G. R. Potter, "The Fall of Constantinople? History Today (Jan 1953) 3#1 pp 41-49.
  2. ^ "What Happened In 1453". Hisdates. Retrieved August 8, 2017.
  3. ^ 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)
  4. ^ a b Sir Richard Lodge (1910). The Close of the Middle Ages, 1272-1494. Rivingtons. p. 358.
  5. ^ Trimble, Virginia; Williams, Thomas R.; Bracher, Katherine; Jarrell, Richard; Marché, Jordan D.; Ragep, F. Jamil (September 18, 2007). Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers. Springer Science & Business Media. p. 339. ISBN 978-0-387-30400-7.
  6. ^ Charles Kidd; Christine Shaw (June 24, 2008). Debrett's Peerage & Baronetage 2008. Debrett's. p. 140. ISBN 978-1-870520-80-5.
  7. ^ 충강공 이징옥 장군 (in Korean)