August 1378 in history

Born in August 1378

Aug 16 Hongxi Emperor the fourth emperor of the Ming Dynasty of China. He succeeded his father, the Yongle Emperor, in 1424. His era name means "Vastly bright"

Died in August 1378

Aug 4 Galeazzo II Visconti a member of the Visconti dynasty and a ruler of Milan, Italy.