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|1466 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2219|
|Balinese saka calendar||1387–1388|
|English Regnal year||5 Edw. 4 – 6 Edw. 4|
|Chinese calendar|| 乙酉年 (Wood Rooster)|
4162 or 4102
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丙戌年 (Fire Dog)
4163 or 4103
|- Vikram Samvat||1522–1523|
|- Shaka Samvat||1387–1388|
|- Kali Yuga||4566–4567|
|Japanese calendar|| Kanshō 7 / Bunshō 1|
|Minguo calendar||446 before ROC |
|Thai solar calendar||2008–2009|
1592 or 1211 or 439
— to —
1593 or 1212 or 440
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Year 1466 ( MCDLXVI ) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. It is one of eight years (CE) to contain each Roman numeral once (1000(M)+(-100(C)+500(D))+50(L)+10(X)+5(V)+1(I) = 1466).
Francesco I Sforza was an Italian condottiero who founded the Sforza dynasty in the duchy of Milan, ruling as its (fourth) duke from 1450 until his death. He was the brother of Alessandro, whom he often fought alongside.
The House of Sforza was a ruling family of Renaissance Italy, based in Milan. They acquired the Duchy of Milan following the extinction of the Visconti family in the mid-15th century, Sforza rule ending in Milan with the death of the last member of the family's main branch in 1535.
Year 1481 (MCDLXXXI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar).
Year 1520 (MDXX) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1469 (MCDLXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1473 (MCDLXXIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1483 (MCDLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar).
Year 1519 (MDXIX) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1519th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 519th year of the 2nd millennium, the 19th year of the 16th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1510s decade.
1584 (MDLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. As of the start of 1584, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar.
Year 1502 (MDII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1491 (MCDXCI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1460 (MCDLX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1460th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 460th year of the 2nd millennium, the 60th year of the 15th century, and the 1st year of the 1460s decade.
Year 1452 (MCDLII) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1401 (MCDI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1418 (MCDXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.
Ludovico Maria Sforza, also known as Ludovico il Moro, was an Italian Renaissance prince who ruled as Duke of Milan from 1494, following the death of his nephew Gian Galeazzo Sforza, until 1499. A member of the Sforza family, he was the fourth son of Francesco I Sforza. He was famed as a patron of Leonardo da Vinci and other artists, and presided over the final and most productive stage of the Milanese Renaissance. He is probably best known as the man who commissioned The Last Supper.
Filippo Maria Visconti was the duke of Milan from 1412 to 1447.
The decade of the 1460s in art involved some significant events.
Francesco, the Italian version of the personal name "Francis", is the most common given name among males in Italy, and is the given name of: