Historical Events In 1340
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Jan 26 In the year 1340 english king Edward III proclaimed king of France
Mar 31 Ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1340 niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark.
Jun 01 Jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history rotterdam Netherlands founded
Jun 24 Battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed in the year 1340.
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 Henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies in the year 1340.
Oct 30 Battle of Rio Salado in the year 1340.
Nov 28 Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back in the year 1340.
Nov 30 On this day in history john duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector