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Events and People Who Made History in the Year 1456 AD

March

March 30: Prince Louis of Bourbon elected bishop of Liege

April

April 7: Louis van Burbon becomes prince-bishop of Luik

June

June 9: 23rd recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet

July

July 7: Though she had already been executed, Joan of Arc is acquitted
July 22: Battle at Nandorfehervar (Belgrade): Hungarian army under Janos Hunyadi beats sultan Murad II

December

December 5: Earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die
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