On This Day

What Happened in 1307

Historical Events in 1307

  • Jan 18 German king Albrecht I makes his son Rudolf King of Bohemia
  • Jun 21 Külüg Khan is enthroned as Emperor of China and seventh Great Khan after defeating rival factions and succeeding his uncle Temür Khan
  • Jul 15 Duke Henrik of Corinthia chosen as King of Bohemia
  • Oct 13 French King Philip IV has Grand Master Jacques de Molay and Knights Templar arrested and charged of idolatry and corruption
  • Nov 18 William Tell reputedly shoots apple off his son's head