Historical Events In 1397
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Feb 18 Enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Apr 17 In the year 1397 geoffrey Chaucer tells the Canterbury Tales for the first time at the court of Richard II. Chaucer scholars have also identified this date (in 1387) as when the book's pilgrimage to Canterbury starts.
Jun 15 On this day in history count of Eu, French knight, dies in Turkish captivity
Jun 17 Union of Kalmar established between Denmark, Sweden & Norway on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1397 sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom
Jun 30 Denmark, Norway & Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha in the year 1397.
Aug 16 Albrecht II von Habsburg, king of Bohemia/Hungary/Germany on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1397 francesco Landini, Italian composer
Sep 08 In the year 1397 thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester.
Nov 15 On this day in history nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italy, Pope (1447-55)