Historical Events In 1340
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Jan 26 In the year 1340 english king Edward III proclaimed king of France
Mar 31 On this day in history ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies
Apr 01 In the year 1340 niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark.
Jun 01 Jan III van Diest, bishop of Utrecht (1322-40), dies in the year 1340.
Jun 07 Rotterdam Netherlands founded in the year 1340.
Jun 24 Battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed in the year 1340.
Jul 18 Philip van Artevelde, wine salesman/lord lt of Flanders in the year 1340.
Sep 25 England & France sign disarmament treaty on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies
Oct 30 Battle of Rio Salado in the year 1340.
Nov 28 On this day in history battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back
Nov 30 John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector in the year 1340.