Historical Events In 1397
Friday, 16 April 2021
Feb 18 In the year 1397 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 in the year 1397.
Jun 15 Count of Eu, French knight, dies in Turkish captivity in the year 1397.
Jun 17 In the year 1397 union of Kalmar established between Denmark, Sweden & Norway
Jun 24 On this day in history sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom
Jun 30 On this day in history denmark, Norway & Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha
Aug 16 Albrecht II von Habsburg, king of Bohemia/Hungary/Germany in the year 1397.
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 In the year 1397 nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italy, Pope (1447-55)