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Birthdays in History in 1394

  • Mar 4 Henry the Navigator, Prince/sponsors Portuguese voyages of discovery
  • Jun 4 Philippa of England, Queen of Denmark, Norway and Sweden, born in Peterborough Castle, Cambridgeshire (d. 1430)
  • Jul 12 Ashikaga Yoshinori, Japanese shōgun (1429-41) (d. 1441)
  • Nov 24 Charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (d. 1465)

Person of interestJames I

Dec 10 James I, King of Scotland (1406-37), born in Dunfermline Palace, Scotland (d. 1437)

King of Scotland James I
King of Scotland
James I