On This Day

1322 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 6 Stephen Uros III becomes King of Serbia
  • Mar 16 The Battle of Boroughbridge takes place in the First War of Scottish Independence
  • Jun 24 Jews are expelled from France for 3rd time
  • Aug 8 Emperor Godaigo makes Sojiji the chief monastery of Soto Sect
  • Sep 28 Battle of Muhldorf: the Duchy of (Upper) Bavaria defeats Austrian forces

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Oct 14 Robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland's independence

King of Scotland Robert the Bruce
King of Scotland
Robert the Bruce
King of England Edward II
King of England
Edward II
  • Nov 8 Pope John XXII names John van Diest as Bishop of Utrecht

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 11 Emperor Komyo of Japan (d. 1380)
  • Jun 24 Johanna, Duchess of Brabant (Joyful Entry) (d. 1406)

Deaths in History

  • Jan 3 Philip V, the Tall, King of France (1316-22), dies
  • Jan 12 Maria of Brabant, wife of Philip III and Queen consort of France (1274-85), dies at 67
  • Mar 16 Humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1276) dies in battle at Boroughbridge
  • Mar 22 Thomas, 2nd Earl of Lancaster, English politician (b. 1278)
  • Apr 14 Bartholomew de Badlesmere, 1st Lord Badlesmere, English soldier (b. 1275)
  • Jul 20 Frederik II van Sierck, bishop of Utrecht (1317-22), dies
  • Sep 17 Robert III of Flanders (b. 1249)