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|Centuries:||14th century – 15th century – 16th century|
|Decades:||1390s 1400s 1410s – 1420s – 1430s 1440s 1450s|
|Years:||1419 1420 1421 – 1422 – 1423 1424 1425|
|1422 by topic|
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|Architecture - Art|
|State leaders - Sovereign states|
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|Births - Deaths|
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|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1422 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2175|
|English Regnal year||9 Hen. 5 – 1 Hen. 6|
|Chinese calendar||辛丑年 (Metal Ox)
4118 or 4058
— to —
壬寅年 (Water Tiger)
4119 or 4059
|- Vikram Samvat||1478–1479|
|- Shaka Samvat||1344–1345|
|- Kali Yuga||4523–4524|
|Japanese calendar||Ōei 29
|Minguo calendar||490 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1964–1965|
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- January 10 – Hussite Wars: Battle of Deutschbrod: The Hussites defeat 2,000 Royalist Crusaders.
- March 21–May 2 – Hundred Years' War: Siege of Meaux: Meaux surrenders to the English.
- August 22 – Use of the Spanish era dating system in the Kingdom of Portugal ceases.
- August 31 – Henry VI becomes King of England aged nine months.
- September 27 – The Teutonic Knights sign the Treaty of Melno with the Kingdom of Poland and Grand Duchy of Lithuania after the brief Gollub War. The Prussian–Lithuanian border established by the treaty remains unchanged until World War I.
- October 21 – With the death of King Charles VI of France, Henry VI of England is proclaimed King of France in Paris, while the Dauphin, Charles, is proclaimed King Charles VII of France in Bourges.
- Ottoman forces overrun the last domains of Constantine II of Bulgaria, who dies in exile at the Serbian court; end of the Bulgarian Empire.
- Siege of Constantinople by the Ottomans is successfully resisted by the Byzantine defenders.
- On the Italian Peninsula, Venice has a population of 84,000 of which 200 men rule the city while Florence has a population of 40,000 of which 600 men rule the city.
- March 8 – Jacopo Piccolomini-Ammannati, Catholic cardinal (d. 1479)
- June 7 – Federico da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino (d. 1482)
- October 5 – Catherine, Princess of Asturias, Austrian royal (d. 1424)
- November 27 – Gaston IV, Count of Foix, French nobleman from Bearn (d. 1472)
- November 29 – Thomas Percy, 1st Baron Egremont, English Baron (d. 1460)
- date unknown – Babur Ibn-Baysunkur, Timurid ruler in Khurasan (d. 1457)
- probable – William Caxton, English printer (d. c. 1491)
- March 9 – Jan Želivský, Hussite priest (executed) (b. 1380)
- July 8 – Michelle of Valois, daughter of Charles VI of France (b. 1395)
- August 31 – King Henry V of England (b. 1387)
- September 17 – Emperor Constantine II of Bulgaria (b. after 1370)
- October 21 – King Charles VI of France (b. 1368)
- probable – Thomas Walsingham, English chronicler