1311 in history

1311 events chronologically

Mar 15 Battle of Halmyros: The Catalan Company defeats Walter V of Brienne to take control of the Duchy of Athens, a Crusader state in Greece
Jun 9 Duccio's Maestà Altarpiece, a seminal artwork of the early Italian Renaissance, is unveiled and installed in Siena Cathedral in Siena, Italy

Born in 1311

Jul 1 Liu Ji (14th century) a great military strategist, officer, statesman and poet of the late Yuan and early Ming Dynasty period of Chinese history. He was born in Qingtian County. He was the main strategist and advisor of the Yuan Dynasty era rebel leader Zhu Yuanzhang , who later became the founding emperor of the Ming Dynasty.. Liu Ji is also known for his prophecies, as he has been described as the " Divine Chinese Nostradamus". With his contemporary general and scholar Jiao Yu, he was one of the co-editors of the military treatise known as the Huolongjing. His most famous military treatise is known as the Lessons of War
Aug 13 Alfonso XI of Castile the king of Castile, León and Galicia.

Died in 1311

Jan 27 Külüg Khan Emperor Wuzong of Yuan regarded as the seventh Great Khan of the Mongols in Mongolia. His name means "warrior Khan or fine horse Khan" in the Mongolian language
Feb 7 Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi a 13th-century Persian polymath and poet who made contributions to astronomy, mathematics, medicine, physics, music theory, philosophy and Sufism.
Mar 15 Walter V Count of Brienne born in Brienne-le-Château, Aube, Champagne, France. He was the son of Hugh, Count of Brienne and Lecce, and Isabella de la Roche, daughter of Guy I de la Roche, Duke of Athens. He was the heir of the Brienne claim to the Kingdom of Jerusalem and of Cyprus, as well as to Taranto and Sicily
May 29 James II of Majorca King of Majorca and Lord of Montpellier from 1276 until his death. He was the second son of James I of Aragon and his wife Violant, daughter of Andrew II of Hungary. In 1279, by the Treaty of Perpignan, he became a vassal of the Crown of Aragon
Aug 13 Pietro Gradenigo the 49th Doge of Venice, reigning from 1289 to his death.
Dec 14 Margaret of Brabant the daughter of John I, Duke of Brabant and Margaret of Flanders. She was the wife of Count Henry of Luxemburg and after his coronation in 1308, she became Holy Roman Queen