Historical Events In 1340
Saturday, 23 February 2019
Jan 26 English king Edward III proclaimed king of France on this day in history.
Mar 31 Ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies in the year 1340.
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 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 On this day in history battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed
Jul 18 Philip van Artevelde, wine salesman/lord lt of Flanders on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1340 england & France sign disarmament treaty
Oct 18 In the year 1340 henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies
Oct 30 Battle of Rio Salado in the year 1340.
Nov 28 Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back in the year 1340.
Nov 30 On this day in history john duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector