Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century
- March 28 - Death of Vasili II of Russia. Succeeded by his son Ivan III of Russia.
- September 17 - Battle of Swiecin, called also Battle of Zarnowiec, during Thirteen Years' War
- Winter - Vlad III Dracula, reigning Prince of Wallachia is deposed by the forces of Sultan Mehmed II of the Ottoman Empire and replaced by his younger brother Radu the Handsome.