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This article is about the year 1476.
A painting of Vlad the Impaler, who was killed on the march to Bucharest, probably before the end of December.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1440s  1450s  1460s  – 1470s –  1480s  1490s  1500s
Years: 1473 1474 147514761477 1478 1479
1476 by topic
Arts and science
Architecture - Art
State leaders - Sovereign states
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Art and literature
1476 in poetry
1476 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1476
Ab urbe condita 2229
Armenian calendar 925
Assyrian calendar 6226
Bengali calendar 883
Berber calendar 2426
English Regnal year 15 Edw. 4 – 16 Edw. 4
Buddhist calendar 2020
Burmese calendar 838
Byzantine calendar 6984–6985
Chinese calendar 乙未(Wood Goat)
4172 or 4112
    — to —
丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
4173 or 4113
Coptic calendar 1192–1193
Discordian calendar 2642
Ethiopian calendar 1468–1469
Hebrew calendar 5236–5237
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1532–1533
 - Shaka Samvat 1398–1399
 - Kali Yuga 4577–4578
Holocene calendar 11476
Igbo calendar 476–477
Iranian calendar 854–855
Islamic calendar 880–881
Japanese calendar Bunmei 8
Julian calendar 1476
Korean calendar 3809
Minguo calendar 436 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 2018–2019

Year 1476 (MCDLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.



  • November 26Vlad the Impaler declares himself reigning Prince of Wallachia for the third and last time. He was killed on the march to Bucharest, probably before the end of December. His head was sent to his old enemy Sultan Mehmed of the Ottomans.
  • March 2Battle of Grandson: Swiss victory against Burgundy.