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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 13th century14th century15th century
Decades: 1280s  1290s  1300s  – 1310s –  1320s  1330s  1340s
Years: 1315 1316 131713181319 1320 1321

Year 1318 (MCCCXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Events

January–December

Date unknown

  • Emperor Go-Daigo succeeds Emperor Hanazono on the throne of Japan.
  • Qala'un Mosque, Cairo, Egypt is founded by Al-Nasr Muhammad.


Births

Deaths

  • February 16 – Valdemar, Duke of Finland
  • October 14 – Edward Bruce, High King of Ireland (b. 1275)
  • November 22 – Mikhail Yaroslavich, Russian prince (b. 1271)
  • date unknown
    • Llywelyn Bren, Welsh rebel
    • Heinrich Frauenlob, Bohemian musician
    • Rashid al-Din, Persian writer and historian (born 1247)

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