|Centuries:||14th century - 15th century - 16th century|
|Decades:|| 1370s 1380s 1390s - 1400s - 1410s 1420s 1430s
|Years:||1403 1404 1405 - 1406 - 1407 1408 1409|
|1406 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
Events of 1406
- Construction of the Forbidden City begins in Beijing during the Chinese Ming Dynasty.
- Richard Whittington becomes Lord Mayor of London.
- December 25 - John II becomes King of Castile.
- Eric of Pomerania marries Philippa, daughter of Henry IV of England.
- James I becomes King of Scotland, after having been captured by Henry IV of England.
- Richard, marries Anne Mortimer.
- November 30 - Pope Gregory XII succeeds Pope Innocent VII as the 205th pope.
- Pisa is subjugated by Florence.
|Gregorian calendar||1406 |
|Ab urbe condita||2159|
|Armenian calendar||855 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-438 – -437|
|Coptic calendar||1122 – 1123|
|Ethiopian calendar||1398 – 1399|
|Hebrew calendar||5166 – 5167|
|- Vikram Samvat||1461 – 1462|
|- Shaka Samvat||1328 – 1329|
|- Kali Yuga||4507 – 4508|
|Iranian calendar||784 – 785|
|Islamic calendar||808 – 809|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2066|
|Thai solar calendar||1949|
- September 26 - Thomas de Ros, English soldier and politician (d. 1430)
- date unknown - Ulrich II of Celje (died 1456)
- January 6 - Roger Walden, English bishop
- March 19 - Ibn Khaldun, Arab historian (born 1332)
- April 4 - King Robert III of Scotland
- May 4 - Coluccio Salutati, Chancellor of Florence (born 1331)
- July 15 - Duke William of Austria
- September 16 - Cyprian
- November 6 - Pope Innocent VII
- date unknown
- probable - Tokhtamysh, khan of the Golden Horde
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People of the year 1406 at Familypedia
17 people were born in 1406
10 children were born to the 4 women born in 1406
20 people died in 1406
885 people lived in 1406
Events of the year 1406 at Familypedia
16 people were married in 1406.
There were 0 military battles in 1406.