Year 1430 was a
common year starting on Sunday(link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
Events of 1430
May 14- The French first attempt to relieve the Siege of Compiègne.
May 23- Joan of Arcis captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne.
June 14- William Waynfletebecomes vicar of Skendleby, Lincolnshire.
Ottoman Empirecaptures Thessalonica from the Venetians.
Order of the Golden Fleeceis founded by Philip III, Duke of Burgundyto celebrate his marriage.
Bratislava Castleis converted to a fortress under Sigismund of Luxemburg.
Švitrigailasucceeds his cousin as ruler of Lithuania.
* Optical methods are first used in the creation of art.
* The Janissaries are created.
Patras, capital of Achea, finally falls to the Byzantine Despotate of Morea.
October 16- King James II of Scotland(d. 1460)
October 28- Richard West, 7th Baron De La Warr, English politician (d. 1475)
*"date unknown" -
Hosokawa Katsumoto, Japanese warlord
Heinrich Kramer, German churchman and inquisitor (d. 1505)
January 29? - Andrei Rublev, Russian iconographer (b. 1360)
August 14- Philip I, Duke of Brabant(b. 1404)
August 18- Thomas de Ros, 9th Baron de Ros, English soldier and politician (b. 1406)
October 27- Vytautas the Great, Grand Prince of Lithuania (b. 1352)
Thomas FitzAlan, English nobleman
Christine de Pizan, proto-feminist writer
List of state leaders in 1430
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