Historical Events In 1397
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
Feb 18 On this day in history enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56
Apr 17 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 on this day in history.
Jun 15 Count of Eu, French knight, dies in Turkish captivity on this day in history.
Jun 17 Union of Kalmar established between Denmark, Sweden & Norway on this day in history.
Jun 24 Sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom in the year 1397.
Jun 30 Denmark, Norway & Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1397 albrecht II von Habsburg, king of Bohemia/Hungary/Germany
Sep 02 On this day in history francesco Landini, Italian composer
Sep 08 On this day in history thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester.
Nov 15 On this day in history nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italy, Pope (1447-55)