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