Mar 31 Ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1340 jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies
Oct 18 Henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies in the year 1340.
Dec 04 In the year 1340 death of henry Burghersh, English bishop and chancellor (b. 1292)