May 12 Emperor Shōkō (d. 1428) was born in the year 1401.
Jul 23 On this day in history birth of francesco Sfoza, soldier
Aug 16 In the year 1401 birth of jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, dauphine of France (d. 1436)
Oct 27 Catherine of Valois, queen of Henry V of England (d. 1437) was born on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1401 birth of tommaso Masaccio, Italian painter (d. 1428)