1339 in history

1339 events chronologically

Feb 20 The Milanese army and the St. George's (San Giorgio) Mercenaries of Lodrisio Visconti clashed in the Battle of Parabiago

Born in 1339

Jul 23 Louis I Duke of Anjou the second son of John II of France and the founder of the Angevin branch of the French royal house. Bonne of Bohemia gave birth to him at the Château de Vincennes. His father appointed him Count of Anjou and Count of Maine in 1356, and then raised him to the title Duke of Anjou in 1360 and Duke of Touraine in 1370
Nov 1 Rudolf IV Duke of Austria a scion of the House of Habsburg and Duke of Austria and Duke of Styria and Carinthia from 1358, as well as Count of Tyrol from 1363 and first Duke of Carniola from 1364 until his death. After the Habsburgs got nothing from the decree of the Golden Bull in 1356, he gave order to draw up the "Privilegium Maius", a fake document to empower the Austrian rulers

Died in 1339

Feb 17 Otto Duke of Austria a Duke of Austria and the youngest son of Albert I of Germany and Elisabeth of Tirol.
May 26 Aldona of Lithuania Queen consort of Poland , and a princess of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. She was the daughter of Gediminas, Grand Duke of Lithuania
Aug 16 Azzone Visconti lord of Milan from 1329 until his death. He is considered the founder of the state of Milan, which later became a duchy
Sep 1 Henry XIV Duke of Bavaria duke of Lower Bavaria.
Oct 29 Aleksandr Mikhailovich of Tver a Prince of Tver as Alexander I and Grand Prince of Vladimir-Suzdal as Alexander II.