1420s

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1390s 1400s 1410s1420s1430s 1440s 1450s
Years: 1420 1421 1422 1423 1424 1425 1426 1427 1428 1429
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Contents: 1420 1421 1422 1423 1424 1425 1426 1427 1428 1429

1420

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1421

January–December[edit]

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1422

January–December[edit]

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1423

January–December[edit]

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  • The three independent boroughs of Pamplona are united into a single town by royal decree after centuries of feuds.


1424

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1425

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  • Beijing, capital of China, becomes the largest city in the world, taking the lead from Nanjing (estimated date).[4]
  • By this year, paper currency in China is worth only 0.025% to 0.014% its original value in the 14th century; this and counterfeiting of copper coin currency will lead to a dramatic shift to using silver as the common medium of exchange in China.
  • Uprising by the Maltese against Don Gonsalvo Monroy, count of Malta. The insurgents repel an attempt by the Viceroy of Sicily to bring the island to order. The Maltese do not submit to Catalan-Aragonese rule until the Magna Charta Libertatis granting them their new rights is delivered to them.
  • Sharafuddin Ali Yazdi's critical history of Persia Zafar Nama is completed under the auspices of Mirza Ibrahim Sultan, grandson of Timur.

1426

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1427

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1428

January–December[edit]

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1429

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Terence, Kealey (1996), The Economic Laws of Scientific Research 
  2. ^ Babinger, Franz (1993) [1913–1936]. "Turakhān Beg". In Houtsma, Martijn Theodoor (ed.). E.J. Brill's First Encyclopaedia of Islam VIII. Leiden: Brill. pp. 876–878. ISBN 90-04-09796-1. 
  3. ^ Stephanopoli, Dimo (1799). Voyage de Dimo et Nicolo Stephanopoli en Grèce,: pendant les années V et VI. Paris: Guilleminet. 
  4. ^ Geography at about.com
  5. ^ Gernet, Jacques. (translated by Foster, J. R. and Hartman, Charles) A History of Chinese Civilization. Cambridge University Press. 1996. p. 407.
  6. ^ The History of the Feuds and Conflicts Among the Clans in the Northern Parts of Scotland and in the Western Isles: from the year M.XX1 unto M.B.C.XIX, now first published from a manuscript wrote in the reign of King James VI. (Foulis press, 1764)