What Happened In History Year 1297
Historical Events for the Year 1297
- 8th January » François Grimaldi, disguised as a monk, leads his men to capture the fortress protecting the Rock of Monaco, establishing House of Grimaldi called his family as the rulers of Monaco.
- 11th September » Battle of Stirling Bridge: Scots jointly-led by William Wallace and Andrew Moray defeat the English.
Famous Birthdays in 1297
- 25th March » Andronikos III Palaiologos, Byzantine emperor (d. 1341)
- 25th March » Arnošt of Pardubice, Polish archbishop (d. 1364)
- 14th August » Emperor Hanazono of Japan (d. 1348)
Famous Deaths in History for 1297
- 13th August » Nawrūz (Mongol emir) e.g Nawrūz, Mongol emir
- 16th August » John II of Trebizond (b. 1262)
- 19th August » Louis of Toulouse, French bishop and saint (b. 1274)
- 31st December » Humphrey de Bohun, 3rd Earl of Hereford, English politician, Lord High Constable of England (b. 1249)
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