On This Day

Historical Events in 1360

  • Mar 15 French attack English south coast, raiding Winchelsea
  • May 8 Treaty of Br├ętigny signed by English & French, ending the first phase of the Hundred Years' War
  • Jul 25 Jews are expelled from Breslau, Silesia
  • Jul 27 Danish King Waldemar IV destroys Visby, Gotland
  • Oct 24 The Treaty of Br├ętigny is ratified at Calais, marking the end of the first phase of the Hundred Years' War.
  • Dec 5 The French Franc is created