Historical Events In 1397
Thursday, 27 February 2020
Feb 18 On this day in history enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56
Apr 17 Geoffrey Chaucer tells the Canterbury Tales for the first time at the court of Richard II. Chaucer scholars have also identified this date (in 1387) as when the book's pilgrimage to Canterbury starts on this day in history.
Jun 15 Count of Eu, French knight, dies in Turkish captivity in the year 1397.
Jun 17 Union of Kalmar established between Denmark, Sweden & Norway in the year 1397.
Jun 24 On this day in history sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom
Jun 30 Denmark, Norway & Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha on this day in history.
Aug 16 Albrecht II von Habsburg, king of Bohemia/Hungary/Germany in the year 1397.
Sep 02 Francesco Landini, Italian composer on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1397 thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester.
Nov 15 Nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italy, Pope (1447-55) on this day in history.