On This Day

1324 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 21 Zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai & Shingon

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 5 David II Bruce, King of Scots (1331..71)

Deaths in History

Person of interestMarco Polo

Jan 8 Marco Polo, Venetian explorer (The Travels of Marco Polo), dies at 69

Explorer Marco Polo
Marco Polo
  • Feb 26 Dino Compagni, Italian silk seller/poet/chronicler, dies
  • Jul 16 Emperor Go-Uda, 91st Emperor of Japan, dies at 56