On This Day

Famous Deaths in 1312

  • May 13 Theobald II, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1263)
  • Jun 19 Piers Gaveston, Earl of Cornwall, beheaded

Person of interestArthur II

Aug 27 Arthur II, Duke of Brittany (1305-12), dies at 50

Duke of Brittany Arthur II
Duke of Brittany
Arthur II
  • Sep 17 Ferdinand IV, King of Castile and León (1295-1312), dies at 26
  • Oct 17 Jan II, duke of Brabant/Limburg (charter of Kortenberg), dies
  • Oct 27 John II, Duke of Brabant (b. 1275)
  • Oct 28 Elisabeth of Tirol, German queen