Historical Events In 1397
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Feb 18 Enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1397 count of Eu, French knight, dies in Turkish captivity
Jun 17 On this day in history union of Kalmar established between Denmark, Sweden & Norway
Jun 24 In the year 1397 sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom
Jun 30 In the year 1397 denmark, Norway & Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha
Aug 16 In the year 1397 albrecht II von Habsburg, king of Bohemia/Hungary/Germany
Sep 02 On this day in history francesco Landini, Italian composer
Sep 08 In the year 1397 thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester.
Nov 15 On this day in history nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italy, Pope (1447-55)