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Deaths in History in 1324

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