On This Day

What Happened in March 1369

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Mar 14 Battle of Montiel: Peter of Castile (Peter the Cruel) with support from England is defeated by an alliance between the French and his half-brother Henry II

Famous Deaths

Murder of InterestPeter the Cruel

Mar 23 Peter the Cruel, King of Castile & Leon (1350-69), murdered by his half-brother at 34