Apr 17 Willem van Afflighem, Flemish poet/abbot St Truiden, dies at about 86 in the year 1297.
Aug 16 John II of Trebizond (b. 1262) died on this day in history.
Aug 19 Saint Louis of Toulouse, French Catholic bishop (b. 1274) died on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1297 hugh de Cressingham, English treasurer, dies in battle
Dec 31 Humphrey de Bohun, 3rd Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1249) died in the year 1297.