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|Gregorian calendar||1356 |
|Ab urbe condita||2109|
|Armenian calendar||805 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-488 – -487|
|Coptic calendar||1072 – 1073|
|Ethiopian calendar||1348 – 1349|
|Hebrew calendar||5116 – 5117|
|- Vikram Samvat||1411 – 1412|
|- Shaka Samvat||1278 – 1279|
|- Kali Yuga||4457 – 4458|
|Iranian calendar||734 – 735|
|Islamic calendar||756 – 758|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2016|
|Thai solar calendar||1899|
- January 20 - Edward Balliol surrenders title as King of Scotland to Edward III of England
- September 19 - Battle of Poitiers The English, commanded by the Black Prince, defeat the French in the Hundred Years' War, capturing the King John II of France in the process.
- October 18 - The Basel earthquake destroys the city of Basel in Switzerland.
- December 25 - Emperor Charles IV. promulgates the Golden Bull, a sort of medieval constitution for the Holy Roman Empire
- The city of Lwów granted Magdeburg rights by Casimir III of Poland
- The majority of the Great Pyramid of Giza's limestone casing stones are removed by Bahri Sultan An-Nasir Nasir-ad-Din al-Hasan to build fortresses and mosques in the nearby city of Cairo, leaving the first of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World in the step-stone condition in which it remains today.
- Burnt Candlemas - Edward III of England burns down every town and village in Lothian, Scotland.
- The official founding of the Hanseatic League, a trading alliance between many cities in northern Europe.
- Ghazan II replaces Anusirvan as ruler of the Il-Khanate in Persia.
- September 19 - Killed at the Battle of Poitiers:
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People of the year 1356 at Familypedia
7 people were born in 1356
3 children were born to the 4 women born in 1356
21 people died in 1356
862 people lived in 1356
Events of the year 1356 at Familypedia
9 people were married in 1356.
There were 2 military battles in 1356.
|Battle of Poitiers (1356)||19 September 1356 JL|
|Battle of Leveste||19 September 1356 JL|