Historical Events In 1340
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jan 26 English king Edward III proclaimed king of France on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies
Apr 01 Niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark in the year 1340.
Jun 01 In the year 1340 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 in the year 1340.
Sep 25 England & France sign disarmament treaty on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1340 henry Henricus of Friemar, Augustine philosopher, dies
Oct 30 In the year 1340 battle of Rio Salado.
Nov 28 Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back on this day in history.
Nov 30 John duke of Berry, captain of Paris/art collector on this day in history.