Historical Events For 1340
Thursday, 19 January 2017
Jan 26 In the year 1340 english king Edward III proclaimed king of France
Mar 31 Ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies in the year 1340.
Apr 01 Niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark in the year 1340.
Jun 01 In the year 1340 jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies
Jun 07 Rotterdam Netherlands founded on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed
Jul 18 In the year 1340 philip van Artevelde, wine salesman/lord lt of Flanders
Sep 25 In the year 1340 england & France sign disarmament treaty
Oct 18 In the year 1340 henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies
Oct 30 In the year 1340 battle of Rio Salado.
Nov 28 In the year 1340 battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back
Nov 30 John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector on this day in history.