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What Happened on March 6, 1340

Famous Birthdays

  • John of Gaunt, English son of King Edward III, 1st Duke of Lancaster, founder of the English royal House of Lancaster, born in Ghent (d. 1399)
1340 Highlights

About March 6, 1340

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 680 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces