On This Day

Deaths in History in 1381

  • Mar 24 Saint Catharine of Sweden, Swedish saint
  • May 13 John of Chatillon, governor/viceroy of Holland, dies
  • May 15 Eppelein von Gailingen, German robber baron
  • Jun 14 Simon Sudbury, Archbishop of Canterbury
  • Jun 15 Wat Tyler, leader of English Peasants' Revolt is beheaded in London
  • Jun 15 John Cavendish, Lord Chief Justice of England
  • Jul 15 John Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged
  • Dec 2 John of Ruysbroeck, Flemish mystic
  • Dec 27 Edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician