1352 in history

1352 events chronologically

Aug 14 War of the Breton Succession: Anglo-Bretons defeat the French in the Battle of Mauron

Born in 1352

Feb 1 Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl of March son of Roger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March, by his wife Philippa, daughter of William Montagu, 1st Earl of Salisbury and Catherine Grandison.
May 5 Rupert King of Germany Elector Palatine from 1398 and King of Germany from 1400 until his death.

Died in 1352

Jan 13 Władysław of Legnica a Duke of Legnica during 1296-1312 , of Brzeg and Wrocław during 1296-1311.
Mar 20 Obizzo III d'Este Marquis of Ferrara the Marquess of Ferrara from 1317 until his death.
Sep 15 Ewostatewos an important religious leader of the Ethiopian Church. He was a forceful advocate for the Ethiopian form of observing the Sabbath. His followers, known as the House of Ewostatewos , have been a historic force in the Ethiopian church
Dec 6 Pope Clement VI Pope from 7 May 1342 to his death in 1352. He was the fourth Avignon Pope. Clement is most notable as the Pope who reigned during the time of the Black Death , during which he granted remission of sins to all who died of the plague
Dec 26 John 3rd Earl of Kent an English nobleman who was the posthumous son of Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent, and the cousin of King Edward III of England.