What Happened in 1318

Historical Events

  • Apr 1 Berwick-upon-Tweed is captured by the Scottish from the English.

Famous People Born in 1318

  • Jun 18 Eleanor of Woodstock, English princess, daughter of Edward II, Duchess of Guelders, wife of Reinoud II, born in Woodstock, Oxfordshire (d. 1355)
  • Jun 29 Yusuf I [al-Muayyad billah], ruler of Granada (1333-54), born in The Alhambra, Granada (d. 1354)

Famous People Who Died in 1318

  • Jan 17 Erwin Steinbach, German architect (Strasbourg Cathedral), dies (b. c. 1244)
  • Aug 18 Clare of Montefalco, Italian Abbess and religious leader (born c. 1268)
  • Nov 22 Mikhail Yaroslavich, Russian prince (b. 1271)