What Happened in 1356

  • S 1
  • M 2
  • T 3
  • W 4
  • T 5
  • F 6
  • S 7
  • S 8
  • M 9
  • T 10
  • W 11
  • T 12
  • F 13
  • S 14
  • S 15
  • M 16
  • T 17
  • W 18
  • T 19
  • F 20
  • S 21
  • S 22
  • M 23
  • T 24
  • W 25
  • T 26
  • F 27
  • S 28
  • S 29
  • M 30
  • T 31

Historical Events

  • Jan 10 German emperor Charles I delegates Golden Degree
  • Jan 20 Edward Balliol abdicates as King of Scots.
  • Sep 19 English forces under The Black Prince defeat French at Battle of Poitiers and capture the French King during the Hundred Years War
  • Oct 18 Basel earthquake, the most significant historic seismological event north of the Alps, destroys Basel in Switzerland.

World Leaders in 1356

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 23 Margaretha of Bavaria, Emperess of Germany, dies
  • Sep 19 Gautier de Brienne, duke of Athens/French supreme commander, dies
  • Sep 19 Geoffroy de Charny, French nobleman, dies in battle
  • Sep 19 Jean de Clermont, French marshal, dies in battle
  • Sep 19 Peter I, Duke of Bourbon, killed at the Battle of Poitiers (b. 1311)