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Wikimedia Commons has media related to 1344. European military engagements where gunpowder is used, comes to an end. Constantine II, King of Armenia, is killed in an uprising and succeeded by a distant cousin Constantine III. Battle of Pallene: a Christian fleet defeats a Turkish fleet at Pallene, Chalcidice. Smyrniote Crusade: a Christian fleet succeeds in taking the port city of Smyrna from the Aydinid Turks. Five-year-old Erik Magnusson, the eldest son of King Magnus IV of Sweden, is appointed heir to the Swedish throne, even though Sweden, at this time, is an elective monarchy. George’s Night Uprising: The Livonian Order hangs Vesse, the rebel Estonian Elder of Saaremaa Island.
Bablake School is founded in Coventry, England by Queen Isabella. The Compagnia dei Bardi in Florence goes bankrupt, along with the Peruzzi Bank and the Acciaiuoli Bank. The Routledge Companion to the Crusades. 1 de enero de 1301 y terminó el 31 de diciembre de 1400.