On This Day

What Happened in 1358

Historical Events in 1358

  • Feb 25 Dalmatie flees Venice
  • May 28 Daint-Leu at Oise begins French boer uprising
  • Jun 10 French Jacquerie peasant leader Guillaume Cale captured at the Battle of Mello
  • Jun 27 Republic of Dubrovnik is founded

Famous People Born in 1358

  • Jan 20 Eleanor of Aragon, wife of John I of Castile (d. 1382)
  • Aug 24 John I of Castile, King of Castile and León (1379-90), born in Épila, Spain (d. 1390)
  • Sep 25 Ashikaga Yoshimitsu, Japanese shogun, born in Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan (d. 1408)

World Leaders in 1358

Famous People Who Died in 1358

  • Jun 7 Ashikaga Takauji, Japanese shogun (b. 1305)
  • Jul 31 Etienne Marcel, French textile merchant/reformer/Boer leader, dies
  • Aug 16 Albert II, Duke of Austria, dies at 59
  • Aug 22 Isabella, Queen of England (b. circa 1295)