On This Day

What Happened in 1315

Historical Events

  • Apr 30 French chamberlain Enguerrand de Marigny is hanged on the public gallows at Montfaucon after being convicted of sorcery
  • Oct 25 Adam Banastre, Henry de Lea and William Bradshaw, led an attack on Liverpool Castle
  • Nov 15 Battle of Morgarten: Swiss beat duke Leopold I of Austria
  • Dec 9 Swiss Woudsteden renews Eternal Covenant (Oath Society)

Famous People Born in 1315

  • May 20 Bonne of Luxembourg, wife of John II of France (d. 1349)

Famous People Who Died in 1315

  • Feb 13 Jean I of Chalon-Arlay, mayor of Neuchôtel, dies
  • May 9 Hugh V, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 21
  • Jun 29 Ramon Llull, Spanish philosopher (b. 1235)