Apr 17 Willem van Afflighem, Flemish poet/abbot St Truiden, dies at about 86 in the year 1297.
Aug 16 John II of Trebizond (b. 1262) died in the year 1297.
Aug 19 Saint Louis of Toulouse, French Catholic bishop (b. 1274) died on this day in history.
Sep 11 Hugh de Cressingham, English treasurer, dies in battle in the year 1297.
Dec 31 In the year 1297 death of humphrey de Bohun, 3rd Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1249)