1309 in history

1309 events chronologically

Mar 27 Pope Clement V imposes excommunication, interdiction, and a general prohibition of all commercial intercourse against Venice, which had unjustly seized on Ferrara, a fief of the Patrimony of Peter
Jul 26 Henry VII is recognized King of the Romans by Pope Clement V
Aug 15 The city of Rhodes surrenders to the forces of the Knights of St. John, completing their conquest of Rhodes. The knights establish their headquarters on the island and rename themselves the Knights of Rhodes
Sep 12 The First Siege of Gibraltar takes place in the context of the Spanish Reconquista pitting the forces of the Kingdom of Castile against the Emirate of Granada resulting in a Castilian victory

Born in 1309

Jun 9 Rupert I Elector Palatine Count Palatine of the Rhine from 1353 to 1356, and Elector Palatine from 10 January 1356 to 16 February 1390.
Dec 6 Humphrey de Bohun 6th Earl of Hereford a Lord High Constable of England. He distinguished himself as a captain in the Breton campaigns of the Hundred Years' War, winning the victories of Morlaix and La Roche-Derrien

Died in 1309

Jan 4 Angela of Foligno a Christian mystic who wrote extensively about her mystical revelations. She was a Franciscan tertiary and was known as "Mistress of Theologians"
Feb 19 Bogislaw IV Duke of Pomerania Duke of Pomerania for thirty years.
May 5 Charles II of Naples King of Naples, King of Albania, Prince of Salerno, Prince of Achaea, Count of Provence and Forcalquier and Count of Anjou.
Jul 16 James Stewart 5th High Steward of Scotland High Steward of Scotland and a Guardian of Scotland during the First Interregnum.
Dec 3 Henry III Duke of Głogów a Duke of Głogów from 1274 to his death and also Duke of parts of Greater Poland during 1306–1309.