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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 13th century14th century15th century
Decades: 1360s  1370s  1380s  – 1390s –  1400s  1410s  1420s
Years: 1387 1388 138913901391 1392 1393

Events

  • Robert III succeeds his father, Robert II, as King of Scotland.
  • Henry III succeeds his father, John I, as King of Castile and León.
  • John VII Palaiologos overthrows his grandfather, John V Palaiologos, as Byzantine Emperor. John V Palaiologos is restored later in the year by his son, Manuel, and the Republic of Venice.
  • The Turks take Philadelphia, the last Byzantine enclave of any significance in Anatolia.
  • With the help of the Teutonic Knights, Vytautas begins a revolt against his cousin, Jogaila the Supreme Prince of Lithuania.
  • Barquq is restored as Mamluk Sultan of Egypt after overthrowing Sultan Hadji II.
  • Nasir ud din Muhammad Shah III overthrows his brother, Abu Baker, as Sultan of Delhi.
  • Manuel III succeeds his father, Alexios III, as Emperor of Trebizond (now north eastern Turkey).
  • Sikandar But-shikan succeeds Sikandar Shah as Sultan of Kashmir.
  • Ko Cheng succeeds Che Bong Nga as King of Champa (now eastern Vietnam).
  • Mahmud succeeds Sandaki as Mansa of the Mali Empire.
  • N'Diklam Sare succeeds Sare N'Dyaye as ruler of the Jolof Empire (now part of Senegal).
  • (circa 1390) The Kingdom of Kaffa is established in present-day Ethiopia.
  • Building of Templo Mayor, the main temple of the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan (now Mexico City).
  • Building of the Candi Surawana temple in the Majapahit Kingdom (now Indonesia).
  • San Petronio Basilica begins to be built in Bologna.
1390 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1390
MCCCXC
Ab urbe condita 2143
Armenian calendar 839
ԹՎ ՊԼԹ
Assyrian calendar 6140
Bahá'í calendar -454–-453
Bengali calendar 797
Berber calendar 2340
English Regnal year 13 Ric. 2 – 14 Ric. 2
Buddhist calendar 1934
Burmese calendar 752
Byzantine calendar 6898–6899
Chinese calendar 己巳年十二月十五日
(4026/4086-12-15)
— to —
庚午年十一月廿五日
(4027/4087-11-25)
Coptic calendar 1106–1107
Ethiopian calendar 1382–1383
Hebrew calendar 5150–5151
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1446–1447
 - Shaka Samvat 1312–1313
 - Kali Yuga 4491–4492
Holocene calendar 11390
Iranian calendar 768–769
Islamic calendar 792–793
Japanese calendar
Korean calendar 3723
Minguo calendar 522 before ROC
民前522年
Thai solar calendar 1933

Births

  • December 27 – Anne de Mortimer, claimant to the English throne (died 1411)
  • Domenico da Piacenza, Italian dancemaster (died 1470)
  • John Dunstaple, English composer (died 1453)
  • Engelbrekt Engelbrektsson, Swedish statesman and rebel leader (died 1436)
  • Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester (died 1447)
  • John VIII Palaeologus Byzantine Emperor (died 1448)

Deaths


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