On This Day

Historical Events in 1325

  • Jan 7 Afonso IV succeeds Dionysius as King of Portugal
  • Mar 18 According to legend, Tenochtitlan is founded on this date on an island in what was then Lake Texcoco in the Valley of Mexico
  • Jun 13 Ibn Battuta begins his travels, leaving his home in Tangiers to travel to Mecca (gone 24 years)