Historical Events Happened In 1340
Friday, 12 February 2016
Jan 26 English king Edward III proclaimed king of France on this day in history.
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 Jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history philip van Artevelde, wine salesman/lord lt of Flanders
Sep 25 England & France sign disarmament treaty on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies
Oct 30 Battle of Rio Salado in the year 1340.
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.