1320 in history

1320 events chronologically

Jan 20 Duke Wladyslaw Lokietek becomes king of Poland
Apr 6 The Scots reaffirm their independence by signing the Declaration of Arbroath

Born in 1320

Apr 8 Peter I of Portugal King of Portugal and the Algarve from 1357 until his death. He was the third but only surviving son of Afonso IV of Portugal and his wife, princess Beatrice of Castile
May 25 Toghon Temür considered the last Khagan of the Mongol Empire.

Died in 1320

Mar 1 Ayurbarwada Buyantu Khan Emperor Renzong of Yuan regarded as the eighth Great Khan of the Mongols. His name means "blessed/good Khan" in the Mongolian language. His name "Ayurbarwada" was from a Sanskrit compound "Āyur-parvata", which means "the mountain of longevity", in contrast with Emperor Wuzong's name Qaišan
Jul 20 Oshin King of Armenia king of the Armenian Kingdom of Cilicia, ruling from 1307 to 1320. He was a member of the Hetoumid-family, the son of Leo II, King of Armenia and Queen Keran
Jul 27 Heinrich von Plötzke an officer of the Teutonic Order during the late 13th and early 14th centuries. Born in Płock in the independent Duchy of Masovia, , he was a descendant of the hereditary dukes of Plock but never took the formal title due to the conflict of his family with the ruling Piast dynasty of Poland
Oct 12 Michael IX Palaiologos or Palaeologus , , reigned as Byzantine co-emperor with full imperial style 1294/1295–1320. Michael IX was the eldest son of Andronikos II Palaiologos and Anna of Hungary , daughter of Stephen V of Hungary