1360 in history

1360 events chronologically

Jun 28 Muhammed VI becomes the tenth Nasrid king of Granada after killing his brother-in-law Ismail II
Oct 24 The Treaty of Brétigny is ratified at Calais, marking the end of the first phase of the Hundred Years' War

Born in 1360

Jan 8 Ulrich von Jungingen the 26th Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights, serving from 1407 to 1410. His policy of confrontation with the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and the Kingdom of Poland would spark the Polish–Lithuanian–Teutonic War and lead to disaster for his Order, and his own death, at the Battle of Grunwald
Mar 31 Philippa of Lancaster Queen of Portugal from 1387 until 1415 as the wife of King John Born into the royal family of England, her marriage secured the Anglo-Portuguese Alliance and produced several children who became known as the "Illustrious Generation" in Portugal.
May 2 Yongle Emperor the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty in China, reigning from 1402 to 1424.
Jun 24 Nuno Álvares Pereira Dom Nuno Álvares Pereira, Carm. also spelled Nun'Álvares Pereira, was a Portuguese general of great success who had a decisive role in the 1383-1385 Crisis that assured Portugal's independence from Castile. He later became a mystic, was beatified by Pope Benedict XV in 1918 and was canonised by Pope Benedict XVI in 2009
Aug 10 Francesco Zabarella an Italian cardinal and canonist.

Top 7 most famous people died in 1360

Jan 18 Ludovico I Gonzaga an Italian lord, the founder of the Gonzaga family who was the first capitano del popolo of Mantua and imperial vicar.
Jan 24 John de Vere 7th Earl of Oxford the nephew and heir of Robert de Vere, 6th Earl of Oxford who succeeded as Earl of Oxford in 1331, after his uncle died without issue.
Feb 26 Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl of March an English nobleman and military commander during the Hundred Years' War.
Jun 24 Ismail II Sultan of Granada the second son of Yusuf I and the ninth Nasrid ruler of the Moorish Emirate of Granada in Al-Andalus on the Iberian Peninsula. He reigned from August 1359 until June 1360
Sep 29 Joan I Countess of Auvergne the daughter of William XII, Count of Auvergne and Boulogne, by his wife, Margaret, a sister of Philip III of Navarre. She was Queen of France by her marriage to King John She inherited the counties of Auvergne and Boulogne after the death of her father
Nov 4 Elizabeth de Clare the heiress to the lordships of Clare, Suffolk in England and Usk in Wales. She was the youngest of the three daughters of Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford and Joan of Acre, and sister of Gilbert de Clare, who later succeeded as the 7th Earl. Born in Acre, she is commonly referred to as Elizabeth de Burgh, due to her first marriage to John de Burgh. Her two successive husbands were Theobald II de Verdun and Roger D'Amory
Dec 26 Thomas Holland 1st Earl of Kent an English nobleman and military commander during the Hundred Years' War.