On This Day

Deaths in History in August 1346

  • Aug 25 Louis of Nevers, Count of Flanders, dies in battle
  • Aug 26 Jan de Blinde, King of Bohemia/count of Luxemburg, dies in battle
  • Aug 26 Charles II of Alençon, killed in the Battle of Crécy (b. 1297)
  • Aug 26 Rudolph, Duke of Lorraine, killed in the Battle of Crécy (b. 1320)