1305 in history

1305 events chronologically

Jun 23 A peace treaty between the Flemish and the French is signed at Athis-sur-Orge
Aug 5 William Wallace, who led the Scottish resistance against England, is captured by the English near Glasgow and transported to London where he is put on trial and executed
Aug 23 Sir William Wallace is executed for high treason at Smithfield in London

Born in 1305

Jun 2 Abu Sa'id Bahadur Khan the ninth ruler of the Ilkhanate state in Iran.
Aug 18 Ashikaga Takauji the founder and first shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate. His rule began in 1338, beginning the Muromachi period of Japan, and ended with his death in 1358. He was a descendant of the samurai of the Seiwa Genji line who had settled in the Ashikaga area of Shimotsuke Province, in present day Tochigi Prefecture
Sep 29 Henry XIV Duke of Bavaria duke of Lower Bavaria.
Dec 6 Maximus Metropolitan of all Rus the Metropolitan of Kiev who moved the see of Russian metropolitans to Vladimir-on-Kliazma. In spite of the move, the metropolitans were officially known as "Metropolitan of Kiev and All Rus'" until the establishment of autocephaly under Jonah in 1448

Top 7 most famous people died in 1305

Apr 2 Joan I of Navarre the daughter of King Henry I of Navarre and Blanche of Artois, reigned as queen regnant of Navarre and also served as queen consort of France.
Apr 30 Roger de Flor an Italian military adventurer and condottiere active in Aragonese Sicily, Italy and the Byzantine Empire. He held the title Count of Malta
Jun 21 Wenceslaus II of Bohemia King of Bohemia , Duke of Cracow , and King of Poland.
Aug 23 William Wallace a Scottish landowner who became one of the main leaders during the Wars of Scottish Independence.
Sep 10 Nicholas of Tolentino an Italian saint and mystic.
Oct 4 Emperor Kameyama the 90th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. His reign spanned the years from 1259 through 1274
Nov 18 John II Duke of Brittany 3rd Earl of Richmond and Duke of Brittany from 1268 to his death. He was son of Duke John I and Blanche of Navarre. Also during this time, there is the dual use of "of Brittany" and "de Bretagne", the French translation