On This Day

What Happened in 1343

Historical Events

  • Jan 14 Arnost of Pardubice becomes the first Archbishop of Prague (and the last bishop of Prague)
  • Jan 27 Pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus
  • Apr 23 St. George's Night Uprising in Estonia

Famous People Born in 1343

  • Jun 24 Jeanne de Valois, Queen of Navarre, born in Ch√Ęteauneuf-sur-Loire, France (d. 1373)

World Leaders in 1343

Famous People Who Died in 1343

  • Jan 16 Robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies
  • Oct 12 Reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies