1453

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1420s  1430s  1440s  – 1450s –  1460s  1470s  1480s
Years: 1450 1451 145214531454 1455 1456
1453 by topic
Arts and science
Architecture - Art
Politics
State leaders - Sovereign states
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Art and literature
1453 in poetry
1453 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1453
MCDLIII
Ab urbe condita 2206
Armenian calendar 902
ԹՎ ՋԲ
Assyrian calendar 6203
Bahá'í calendar −391 – −390
Bengali calendar 860
Berber calendar 2403
English Regnal year 31 Hen. 6 – 32 Hen. 6
Buddhist calendar 1997
Burmese calendar 815
Byzantine calendar 6961–6962
Chinese calendar 壬申(Water Monkey)
4149 or 4089
    — to —
癸酉年 (Water Rooster)
4150 or 4090
Coptic calendar 1169–1170
Discordian calendar 2619
Ethiopian calendar 1445–1446
Hebrew calendar 5213–5214
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1509–1510
 - Shaka Samvat 1375–1376
 - Kali Yuga 4554–4555
Holocene calendar 11453
Igbo calendar 453–454
Iranian calendar 831–832
Islamic calendar 856–857
Japanese calendar Kyōtoku 2
(享徳2年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 1453
MCDLIII
Korean calendar 3786
Minguo calendar 459 before ROC
民前459年
Thai solar calendar 1996


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]

January–December[edit]

Siege of Constantinople
Battle of Castillon


Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Konstantinos XI.

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