Historical Events For 1340
Friday, 18 August 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1340.
Jun 07 In the year 1340 rotterdam Netherlands founded
Jun 24 On this day in history 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 in the year 1340.
Oct 18 Henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1340 battle of Rio Salado.
Nov 28 Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back in the year 1340.
Nov 30 John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector in the year 1340.