|Centuries:||14th century - 15th century - 16th century|
|Decades:|| 1370s 1380s 1390s - 1400s - 1410s 1420s 1430s
|Years:||1398 1399 1400 - 1401 - 1402 1403 1404|
|1401 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
Events of 1401[edit | edit source]
- Timur raids the city of Baghdad in the Jalayirid Empire.
- Passing of the De heretico comburendo Act in England - the Archbishop of Canterbury pressures King Henry IV of England into outlawing as heretics anyone owning an English translation of the Bible.
- Dilawar Khan establishes the Malwa Sultanate in present-day northern India.
- Grand Duke Vytautas of Lithuania is granted increased autonomy by King Jogaila of the Poland-Lithuania union.
- Emperor Ho Quy Ly of Dai Ngu (now Vietnam) passes the throne to his son, Thai Thuong Hoang.
- A civil war, lasting four years, breaks out in the Majapahit Empire in present-day Indonesia.
- The Joseon Dynasty in the present-day Korea officially enters into a tributary relationship with Ming Dynasty China.
- Japan re-enters into a tributary relationship with Ming Dynasty China.
|Gregorian calendar||1401 |
|Ab urbe condita||2154|
|Armenian calendar||850 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-443 – -442|
|Coptic calendar||1117 – 1118|
|Ethiopian calendar||1393 – 1394|
|Hebrew calendar||5161 – 5162|
|- Vikram Samvat||1456 – 1457|
|- Shaka Samvat||1323 – 1324|
|- Kali Yuga||4502 – 4503|
|Iranian calendar||779 – 780|
|Islamic calendar||803 – 804|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2061|
|Thai solar calendar||1944|
Births[edit | edit source]
- May 12 - Emperor Shoko of Japan (died 1428)
- July 23 - Francesco I Sforza, Duke of Milan (died 1466)
- October 27 - Catherine of Valois, queen of Henry VI of England (died 1437)
- November 26 - Henry Beaufort (died 1418)
- December 21 - Tommaso Masaccio, Italian painter (died 1428)
- Charles I (died 1456)
- Jacqueline (died 1436)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- March - William Sawtrey, English Lollard martyr (burned at the stake)
- April 8 (or August 8) Thomas de Beauchamp (born 1338)
- October 20 - Klaus Störtebeker, German pirate
- date unknown
- Anabella Drummond, queen of Scotland
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