March 1333 in history

Born in March 1333

Mar 3 Frederick V Burgrave of Nuremberg a Burgrave of Nuremberg, of the House of Hohenzollern.

Died in March 1333

Mar 2 Władysław I the Elbow-high a King of Poland. He was a Duke until 1300, and Prince of Kraków from 1305 until his coronation as King on 20 January 1320. Because of his short height he was nicknamed 'Łokietek', a diminutive of the word 'łokieć'. It translates as "ell" or "elbow", a medieval measure of length, as in "elbow-high"