Historical Events In 1340
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Jan 26 In the year 1340 english king Edward III proclaimed king of France
Mar 31 In the year 1340 ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies
Apr 01 On this day in history niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark.
Jun 01 On this day in history jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies
Jun 07 Rotterdam Netherlands founded on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1340 battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed
Jul 18 On this day in history philip van Artevelde, wine salesman/lord lt of Flanders
Sep 25 England & France sign disarmament treaty in the year 1340.
Oct 18 In the year 1340 henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies
Oct 30 Battle of Rio Salado on this day in history.
Nov 28 Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1340 john duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector