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|Ab urbe condita||2229|
|Balinese saka calendar||1397–1398|
|English Regnal year||15 Edw. 4 – 16 Edw. 4|
|Chinese calendar|| 乙未年 (Wood Goat)|
4172 or 4112
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丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
4173 or 4113
|- Vikram Samvat||1532–1533|
|- Shaka Samvat||1397–1398|
|- Kali Yuga||4576–4577|
|Japanese calendar|| Bunmei 8|
|Minguo calendar||436 before ROC |
|Thai solar calendar||2018–2019|
1602 or 1221 or 449
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1603 or 1222 or 450
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Year 1476 ( MCDLXXVI ) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
Year 1436 (MCDXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1481 (MCDLXXXI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar).
The 1450s decade ran from January 1, 1450, to December 31, 1459.
Year 1431 (MCDXXXI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1462 (MCDLXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1475 (MCDLXXV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1456 (MCDLVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1455 (MCDLV) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1424 (MCDXXIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1432 (MCDXXXII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1444 (MCDXLIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. It is one of eight years (CE) to contain each Roman numeral once (1000 + + + = 1444.
Radu III the Fair, Radu III the Handsome or Radu III the Beautiful, also known by his Turkish name Radu Bey, was the younger brother of Vlad III and voivode of the principality of Wallachia. They were both sons of Vlad II Dracul and his wife, Princess Cneajna of Moldavia. In addition to Vlad III, Radu also had two older siblings, Mircea II and Vlad Călugărul, both of whom would also briefly rule Wallachia.
Vlad II, also known as Vlad Dracul or Vlad the Dragon, was Voivode of Wallachia from 1436 to 1442, and again from 1443 to 1447. He is internationally known as the father of Vlad the Impaler, or Dracula. Born an illegitimate son of Mircea I of Wallachia, he spent his youth at the court of Sigismund of Luxembourg, who made him a member of the Order of the Dragon in 1431. Sigismund also recognized him as the lawful voivode of Wallachia, allowing him to settle in the nearby Transylvania. Vlad could not assert his claim during the life of his half-brother, Alexander I Aldea, who acknowledged the suzerainty of the Ottoman Sultan, Murad II.
Vlad III, known as Vlad the Impaler or Vlad Dracula, was Voivode of Wallachia three times between 1448 and his death. He is often considered one of the most important rulers in Wallachian history and a national hero of Romania.
Mircea II (1428–1447) was a onetime Voivode of the principality of Wallachia, in the year 1442. He was the oldest son of Vlad II Dracul and brother of Vlad Țepeș and Radu the Handsome. He was the grandson of his namesake Mircea cel Bătrân.
Basarab IV cel Tânăr, also known as Țepeluș, son of Basarab II, and grandson of Dan II (1422-1431) was 4 times the voivode of the principality of Wallachia between 1474 & 1482:
The Night Attack at Târgoviște was a battle fought between forces of Vlad III Basarab the Impaler Prince of Wallachia and Mehmed II of the Ottoman Empire on Thursday, June 17, 1462.
The Ottoman–Hungarian Wars were a series of battles between the Ottoman Empire and the medieval Kingdom of Hungary. Following the Byzantine Civil War, the Ottoman capture of Gallipoli, and the decisive Battle of Kosovo, the Ottoman Empire was poised to conquer the entirety of the Balkans and also sought and expressed desire to expand further north into Central Europe beginning with the Hungarian lands.