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|Centuries:||13th century – 14th century – 15th century|
|Decades:||1270s 1280s 1290s – 1300s – 1310s 1320s 1330s|
|Years:||1305 1306 1307 – 1308 – 1309 1310 1311|
|1308 by topic|
|State leaders - Sovereign states|
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|Births - Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1308 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2061|
|Bahá'í calendar||-536 – -535|
|English Regnal year||1 Edw. 2 – 2 Edw. 2|
|Chinese calendar||丁未年 (Fire Goat)
4004 or 3944
— to —
戊申年 (Earth Monkey)
4005 or 3945
|- Vikram Samvat||1364–1365|
|- Shaka Samvat||1230–1231|
|- Kali Yuga||4409–4410|
|Japanese calendar||Tokuji 3 / Enkyō 1
|Minguo calendar||604 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1851|
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- January 25 – King Edward II of England marries Isabella of France. They are both crowned a month later (on February 25).
- March 8 – Póvoa de Varzim (then Varazim), Portugal gains a foral from Denis of Portugal.
- October 13 – Walter Reynolds, is consecrated Archbishop of Canterbury.
- November 27 – Henry VII, King of Germany, is elected Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire.
- December 28 – Emperor Hanazono ascends to the throne of Japan.
- The Capet-Anjou family begins to rule Hungary.
- Sultanate of Rûm ends.
- King Philip IV of France purchases the Hôtel de Nesle and builds one of the earliest indoor tennis courts there.
- approx. date – Dante Alighieri begins to write the Divine Comedy.
- May 1 – Albert I of Germany, Duke of Austria (murdered) (b. 1255)
- September 10 – Emperor Go-Nijō of Japan (b. 1285)
- November 8 – Duns Scotus, Scottish philosopher
- December 21 – Henry I of Hesse (b. 1244)
- date unknown
- Bernard Grun, The Timetables of History, Simon & Schuster, 3rd ed, 1991. ISBN 0671749196. p185