On This Day

What Happened in 1333

Historical Events

  • Nov 4 Flood of the Arno River, causing massive damage in Florence as recorded by the Florentine chronicler Giovanni Villani.

World Leaders in 1333

Famous People Who Died in 1333

  • Mar 2 Wladyslaw IV, the Short One/Great, duke/king of Poland, dies
  • Sep 25 Prince Morikuni, 9th shōgun of the Kamakura shogunate of Japan, dies at 32
  • Oct 16 Nicolaas V [Pietro Rainalducci], Italian anti-Pope (1328-30), dies at about 73