On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1378

  • Feb 6 Jeanne de Bourbon, wife of Charles V of France (b. 1338)
  • Mar 27 Gregory XI [Pierre R the Beaufort], last French Pope (1370-78), dies
  • Jul 1 Jan I V van Arkel, bishop of Utrecht/Luik, dies
  • Nov 3 Jan II, ruler of Polanen/Leck/Breda, dies
  • Nov 29 Charles IV, Roman-German King/German emperor (Univ of Prague), dies
  • Dec 16 Secondotto [Otto], Margrave of Montferrat (1372-78)