Year 1316 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 18 Peace of Fexhe: prince-bishop Adolf II of Mark and Luikse towns
  • Aug 10 Second Battle of Athenry, Anglo-Norman victory over Gaelic clan alliance

Historical Figures Born in 1316

  • Mar 2 King Robert II of Scotland, first monach of the House of Stewart (1371-90), born in Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire (d. 1390)
  • May 14 Charles IV, King of Bohemia (1346-78) and Holy Roman Emperor (1355-78), born in Prague (d. 1378)
  • Nov 15 Jean I, King of France and Navarre, (Nov 15-19, 1316), born in Paris (d. 1316 - he lived only 5 days)

Historical Figures Who Died in 1316

  • Jan 4 Alauddin Khilji, Second sultan of the Khilji dynasty in Delhi (1296-1316), dies at 49 or 50
  • Mar 2 Marjorie Bruce, daughter of Robert I of Scotland (b. 1296)
  • May 5 Elizabeth of Rhuddlan, youngest daughter of King Edward I and Queen Eleanor of Castile, dies at 33
  • Jun 5 Louis X, King of France (1314-16), dies at 26
  • Jul 5 Infante Ferdinand of Majorca (b. 1278)

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