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This article is about the year 1463.
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|Ab urbe condita||2216|
|English Regnal year||2 Edw. 4 – 3 Edw. 4|
|Chinese calendar||壬午年 (Water Horse)
4159 or 4099
— to —
癸未年 (Water Goat)
4160 or 4100
|- Vikram Samvat||1519–1520|
|- Shaka Samvat||1384–1385|
|- Kali Yuga||4563–4564|
|Japanese calendar||Kanshō 4
|Minguo calendar||449 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||2005–2006|
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- January 5 – French poet François Villon receives a reprieve from death by hanging, and banished from Paris; his further life is undocumented.
- May – The Kingdom of Bosnia falls to the Ottoman Empire.
- September 15 – Battle of Vistula Lagoon: The navy of the Prussian Confederation defeats that of the Teutonic Order.
- October 8 – Truce of Hesdin ends French support for the House of Lancaster in England.
- Muhammad Rumfa starts to rule in Kano.
- Corpus Hermeticum is translated into Latin by Marsilio Ficino.
- January 17
- February 24 – Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Italian philosopher (poisoned 1494)
- June 14 – Henry IV, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, German noble (d. 1514)
- August 4 – Lorenzo di Pierfrancesco de' Medici, Florentine patron of the arts (d. 1503)
- September 29 – Louis I, Count of Löwenstein and founder of the House of Löwenstein-Wertheim (d. 1523)
- October 20 – Alessandro Achillini, Bolognese philosopher (d. 1512)
- November 29 – Andrea della Valle, Catholic cardinal (d. 1534)
- December 25 – Johann of Schwarzenberg, German judge and poet (d. 1528)
- date unknown – Caterina Sforza, countess and regent of Forli (d. 1509)
- May 25 – King Stephen Tomašević of Bosnia (beheaded)
- June 4 – Flavio Biondo, Italian humanist (b. 1392)
- June 17 – Infanta Catherine of Portugal, religious writer (b. 1436)
- November 1 – Emperor David of Trebizond (b. c.1408)
- November 15 – Giovanni Antonio Del Balzo Orsini, Prince of Taranto and Constable of Naples (b. 1393)
- November 29 – Marie of Anjou, queen of France, spouse of Charles VII of France (b. 1404)
- December 2 – Albert VI, Archduke of Austria (b. 1418)
- Date unknown – Jacob Gaón, Jewish Basque tax collector (beheaded by the mob)