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