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What Happened in 1393

Historical Events in 1393

  • Jan 28 Fire during Royal Ball in Paris, 4 die (Ball of the Ardents)
  • Jul 17 Osmanen occupy Turnovo, Bulgaria

Famous People Born in 1393

  • Aug 24 Arthur III, Duke of Brittany, born in Ch√Ęteau de Suscinio, Sarzeau, France (d. 1458)

Famous People Who Died in 1393

  • Jan 28 Earl of Joigny, burned at royal ball in Paris
  • Jan 30 Aimery Poitiers, French nobleman, burned at royal ball
  • Jan 30 Yvain, son of earl of Foix, burned at royal ball
  • Mar 20 Johannes Nepomucenus, [Jan Nepomucky], Czech saint, killed
  • Apr 4 Floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies

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