1320s

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The 1320s was a decade of the Julian Calendar which began on January 1, 1320, and ended on December 31, 1329.

Events[edit]

1320

January–December[edit]

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1321[edit]

1322[edit]

January–December[edit]

1323[edit]

January–December[edit]

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1324[edit]

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  • Marsilius of Padua writes his defence of the secular state, Defensor pacis.
  • Emperor Musa I of Mali arrives in Cairo on his hajj to Mecca, accompanied by an entourage numbering in the thousands, and with hundreds of pounds of gold. This display of wealth garners the Mali Empire a place on European maps in 1395. On his return journey, he peacefully annexes Timbuktu. He is said to have told the Arabic historian Al-Umari that "his predecessors had launched two expeditions from West Africa to discover the limits of the Atlantic Ocean."

1325[edit]

January–December[edit]

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  • Volodimir of Halych, last king of Rus (Halych-Volyn Rus) of the Romanovichi Dynasty, is removed from the throne by his boyars, ending 126 years of Romanovichi rule.
  • The town of Bolu is conquered by the Ottoman Empire.
  • Ibn Battuta begins his travels.
  • Mansa Musa completes his pilgrimage to Mecca.

1326[edit]

January–December[edit]

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1327[edit]

January–December[edit]

1328[edit]

January–December[edit]

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1329[edit]

January–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

Significant people[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Marco Polo. January 8, 1324.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stratton, J.M. (1969). Agricultural Records. John Baker. ISBN 0-212-97022-4. 
  2. ^ Mortimer, Ian (2010). The Greatest Traitor. Vintage Books. p. 109. ISBN 9780099552222. 
  3. ^ Kohn, George Childs (2013). Dictionary of Wars. Routledge. p. 84. ISBN 9781135954949. 
  4. ^ "Italian". The University of Edinburgh. Retrieved 15 January 2018. 
  5. ^ Hampden, Renn Dickson (1848). "The Life of Thomas Aquinas: A Dissertation of the Scholastic Philosophy of the Middle Ages". Encyclopædia Metropolitana. London: John J. Griffin & Co. p. 54.