On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1340

Historical Events

  • Battle of Rio Salado (or Tarifa): King Afonso IV of Portugal and King Alfonso XI of Castile defeat Sultan Abu al-Hasan 'Ali of Morocco and Yusuf I of Granada, last Mar─źnids invasion of Iberian Peninsula
1340 Highlights

About October 30, 1340

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 680 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio