Historical Events For 1340
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Jan 26 On this day in history english king Edward III proclaimed king of France
Mar 31 In the year 1340 ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies
Apr 01 Niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark on this day in history.
Jun 01 Jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1340 rotterdam Netherlands founded
Jun 24 In the year 1340 battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed
Jul 18 Philip van Artevelde, wine salesman/lord lt of Flanders on this day in history.
Sep 25 England & France sign disarmament treaty on this day in history.
Oct 18 Henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies in the year 1340.
Oct 30 Battle of Rio Salado on this day in history.
Nov 28 Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back on this day in history.
Nov 30 John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector in the year 1340.