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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 13th century14th century15th century
Decades: 1310s  1320s  1330s  – 1340s –  1350s  1360s  1370s
Years: 1340 1341 134213431344 1345 1346

Events

Births

  • Alexander Stewart, 1st Earl of Buchan (died 1394)
  • Geoffrey Chaucer, English poet (about this time) (died 1400)
  • Emperor Chōkei of Japan (died 1394)
  • Thomas Percy, 1st Earl of Worcester, English rebel (died 1403)

Deaths

  • December 15 – Hasan Kucek, Chobanid prince
  • Sir Ulick Burke, Irish nobleman
  • Aimone of Savoy

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