On This Day

1361 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 14 Henry of Grosmont, the richest peer in England, is buried at the Church of the Annunciation of Our Lady of Newarke, Leicester, with the royal family in attendance

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 26 Wenceslas of Bohemia, Holy Roman Catholic German emperor (1378-1400)

Deaths in History

  • Mar 23 Henry of Grosmont, 1st Duke of Lancaster, richest peer in England, dies at 50 or 51
  • Jun 16 John Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61
  • Nov 21 Philip I, Duke of Burgundy (plague) (b. 1346)