On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1355

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester, son of Edward III of England (d. 1397)

Famous Deaths

  • InĂªs de Castro, Galician noblewoman, lover and posthumously-recognized wife of King Peter I of Portugal, is murdered on the orders of King Afonso IV at 29 or 30