On This Day

What Happened in August 1304

Historical Events

  • Aug 10 -11] Battle at Zierik Sea: Dutch & French fleet beat Flemish fleet
  • Aug 11 Sea battle of Zierikzee, Franco-Holland forces defeat Flemish fleet

Famous Deaths

  • Aug 17 Emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243)
  • Aug 22 John II, Count of Hainaut (b. 1247)