1358 in history

1358 events chronologically

Jun 27 Republic of Dubrovnik is founded

Born in 1358

Feb 20 Eleanor of Aragon Queen of Castile a daughter of King Peter IV of Aragon and his wife Eleanor of Sicily. She was a member of the House of Aragon and Queen of Castile by her marriage
Apr 11 John I of Portugal King of Portugal and the Algarve in 1385–1433. He was called the Good or of Happy Memory, more rarely and outside Portugal, in Spain, the Bastard, and was the first to use the title Lord of Ceuta. He preserved the kingdom’s independence from Castile
Aug 24 John I of Castile King of the Crown of Castile from 1379 until 1390. He was the son of Henry II and of his wife Juana Manuel of Castile. He was the last Spanish monarch to receive a formal coronation
Sep 25 Ashikaga Yoshimitsu the 3rd shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate who ruled from 1368 to 1394 during the Muromachi period of Japan. Yoshimitsu was the son of the second shogun Ashikaga Yoshiakira

Died in 1358

Jun 7 Ashikaga Takauji the founder and first shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate. His rule began in 1338, beginning the Muromachi period of Japan, and ended with his death in 1358. He was a descendant of the samurai of the Seiwa Genji line who had settled in the Ashikaga area of Shimotsuke Province, in present day Tochigi Prefecture
Jul 31 Étienne Marcel provost of the merchants of Paris under King John II, called John the Good. He distinguished himself in the defense of the small craftsmen and guildsmen who made up most of the city population
Aug 16 Albert II Duke of Austria Duke of Austria.
Aug 22 Isabella of France Queen of England as the wife of Edward She was the youngest surviving child and only surviving daughter of Philip IV of France and Joan I of Navarre. Queen Isabella was notable at the time for her beauty, diplomatic skills, and intelligence
Sep 29 Casimir I Duke of Cieszyn Duke of Cieszyn from 1315, Duke of Siewierz from 1337 and Duke of Bytom from 1357.