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|Gregorian calendar||1359 |
|Ab urbe condita||2112|
|Armenian calendar||808 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-485 – -484|
|Coptic calendar||1075 – 1076|
|Ethiopian calendar||1351 – 1352|
|Hebrew calendar||5119 – 5120|
|- Vikram Samvat||1414 – 1415|
|- Shaka Samvat||1281 – 1282|
|- Kali Yuga||4460 – 4461|
|Iranian calendar||737 – 738|
|Islamic calendar||760 – 761|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2019|
|Thai solar calendar||1902|
Events[edit | edit source]
- July 4 - Francesco II Ordelaffi surrenders to the Papal commander Gil de Albornoz.
- Change of sultan of the Ottoman Empire from Orhan I (1326-1359) to Murad I (1359-1389) .
- Berlin joins the Hanseatic League.
- Margarete Maultasch, Countess of Tyrol, and her husband Louis of Bavaria are absolved from excommunication.
- Second Treaty of London signed between England and France, but rejected by the French States-General on May 25.
- Abu Salim Ali II overthrows Muhammad II as Said as ruler of the Merinid Dynasty in present-day Morocco.
- Bogdan I becomes Prince of Moldavia (now Moldova) after freeing it from Hungarian control.
- The Zayanids under Abu Hamuw II recapture Algeria.
- Shah Mahmud overthrows his brother, Shah Shuja, as leader of the Muzaffarid tribe in Persia.
- Qulpa becomes Khan of the Blue Horde after the death of Berdi Beg.
- Ismail II overthrows his uncle, Muhammed V, as King of Grenada (in present-day Spain).
Births[edit | edit source]
- January 11 - Emperor Go-En'yu of Japan (d. 1393
- Owain Glyndŵr, last Welsh Prince of Wales (died 1416)
- Philippa of Lancaster, queen of John I of Portugal (died 1415)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- October 10 - King Hugh IV of Cyprus (born 1310)
- November 13 - Ivan II of Russia, Grand Duke of Moscovy (b. 1326)
- November 14 - Gregory Palamas, Archbishop of Thessalonica (born 1296)
- King Eric XII of Sweden (born 1339)
- Berdi Beg, khan of the Blue Horde
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