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What Happened in 1322

Historical Events in 1322

  • Jan 6 Stephen Uros III becomes King of Serbia
  • Mar 16 The Battle of Boroughbridge takes place in the First War of Scottish Independence
  • Jun 24 Jews are expelled from France for 3rd time
  • Aug 8 Emperor Godaigo makes Sojiji the chief monastery of Soto Sect
  • Sep 28 Battle of Muhldorf: the Duchy of (Upper) Bavaria defeats Austrian forces
  • Oct 14 Robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland's independence
  • Nov 8 Pope John XXII names John van Diest as Bishop of Utrecht

Famous People Born in 1322

  • Jan 11 Emperor Komyo of Japan (d. 1380)
  • Jun 24 Johanna, Duchess of Brabant/Limburg (Joyful Entry) (d. 1406)

Famous People Who Died in 1322

  • Jan 3 Philip V, the Tall, King of France (1316-22), dies
  • Jan 12 Maria of Brabant, wife of Philip III and Queen consort of France (1274-85), dies at 67
  • Mar 16 Humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1276) dies in battle at Boroughbridge
  • Mar 22 Thomas, 2nd Earl of Lancaster, English politician (b. 1278)
  • Apr 14 Bartholomew de Badlesmere, 1st Lord Badlesmere, English soldier (b. 1275)

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