On This Day

What Happened in September 1399

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 30 King Richard II of England's (supposed) abdication read out in the House of Commons by the Archbishop of Canterbury. In reality deposed by his cousin and successor Henry IV

King of England Richard II
King of England
Richard II

Famous Deaths

  • Sep 22 Thomas de Mowbray, 1st Duke of Norfolk, English politician (b. 1366)