Historical Events For 1340
Sunday, 26 February 2017
Jan 26 English king Edward III proclaimed king of France in the year 1340.
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 On this day in history jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies
Jun 07 Rotterdam Netherlands founded in the year 1340.
Jun 24 Battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed in the year 1340.
Jul 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back
Nov 30 John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector in the year 1340.