1349 in history

1349 events chronologically

Jan 9 The Jewish population of Basel, Switzerland, believed by the residents to be the cause of the ongoing Black Death, is rounded up and incinerated
Feb 14 Several hundred Jews are burned to death by mobs while the remainder of their population is forcibly removed from the city of Strasbourg
Apr 17 Fall of the Bavand dynasty, and rise of the Afrasiyab dynasty
May 21 Dušan's Code, the constitution of the Serbian Empire, is enacted by Dušan the Mighty
Aug 24 Six thousand Jews are killed in Mainz after being blamed for the bubonic plague

Born in 1349

Sep 9 Albert III Duke of Austria Duke of Austria from 1365 until his death.
Oct 10 Edward II Count of Bar Henry IV of Bar's eldest son and successor as count of Bar. He had no male issue and was succeeded as count by his younger brother Robert I of Bar

Died in 1349

Jan 24 Luchino Visconti (died 1349) lord of Milan from 1339 to 1349. He was also a condottiero, and lord of Pavia
May 31 Thomas Wake 2nd Baron Wake of Liddell summoned to parliament as a baron in 1295, and the grandson of Baldwin Wake , both warriors of repute.
Aug 26 Thomas Bradwardine an English cleric, scholar, mathematician, physicist, courtier and, very briefly, Archbishop of Canterbury. As a celebrated scholastic philosopher and doctor of theology, he is often called Doctor Profundus
Sep 11 Bonne of Bohemia born Jutta , the second daughter of John the Blind, king of Bohemia, and his first wife, Elisabeth of Bohemia. She was the first wife of King John II of France; however, as her death occurred a year prior to his coronation, she was never a French queen. Jutta was referred to in French historiography as Bonne de Luxembourg. She was a member of the House of Luxembourg. Among her children were Charles V of France, Philip II, Duke of Burgundy, and Joan, Queen of Navarre
Oct 6 Joan II of Navarre Queen of Navarre from 1328 until her death. She was the only child of Louis the Quarreler, King of France and Navarre, and Margaret of Burgundy. Because Margaret was known to have been involved in an extramarital affair, Joan's paternity was questioned by those who wished to refute her claim to the thrones of France, Navarre and Champagne
Oct 25 James III of Majorca the King of Majorca from 1324 to 1344. He was the last independent king of Majorca of the Kingdom of Aragon
Nov 18 Frederick II Margrave of Meissen the Serious , Margrave of Meissen, son of Frederick I, Margrave of Meissen and Elisabeth von Lobdeburg-Arnshaugk.