On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1398

  • Jan 31 Emperor SukĊ, Japanese Emperor of the Northern Court (1348-51), dies at 63
  • Jun 24 Hongwu, 1st Emperor of Ming Dynasty of China (1368-98), dies at 69
  • Jul 20 Roger Mortimer, 4th Earl of March, heir to the throne of England, dies at 24
  • Sep 9 King James I of Cyprus (1382-98), dies at about 64