On This Day

Historical Events in 1399

  • Aug 5 Battle at Worskla: Tataren beat Russians and Litouwers

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Aug 19 King Richard II of England surrenders to his cousin Henry

King of England Richard II
King of England
Richard II
  • Sep 30 King Richard II of England's (supposed) abdication read out in the House of Commons by the Archbishop of Canterbury. In reality deposed by his cousin and successor Henry IV

CrownRoyal Coronation

Oct 13 Henry of Bolingbroke is crowned King Henry IV of England in Westminster Abbey, a few weeks after deposing Richard II

King of England and Lord of Ireland Henry IV of England
King of England and Lord of Ireland
Henry IV of England
King of England Richard II
King of England
Richard II