On This Day

Events in History in 1303

  • May 4 Flemings conquers Middelburg
  • May 20 Treaty of Paris restores Gascony to the English and arranges marriage of English Prince Edward to French Princess Isabella
  • Aug 8 Crete earthquake strikes with estimated magnitude of 8, triggering a major tsunami with major damage including ships sweep 2 miles inland in Egypt
  • Aug 26 Ala ud din Khilji captures Chittorgarh.
  • Sep 8 Anagni: French King Philip IV captures Pope Boniface VIII