On This Day

What Happened in August 1350

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Aug 29 Battle of Winchelsea (or Les Espagnols sur Mer): The English naval fleet under King Edward III defeats a Castilian fleet of 40 ships.

King of England Edward III
King of England
Edward III

Famous Deaths

  • Aug 22 Philip VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies at about 57