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This article is about the year 1317.
|Centuries:||13th century – 14th century – 15th century|
|Decades:||1280s 1290s 1300s – 1310s – 1320s 1330s 1340s|
|Years:||1314 1315 1316 – 1317 – 1318 1319 1320|
|1317 by topic|
|State leaders - Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births - Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1317 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2070|
|English Regnal year||10 Edw. 2 – 11 Edw. 2|
|Chinese calendar||丙辰年 (Fire Dragon)
4013 or 3953
— to —
丁巳年 (Fire Snake)
4014 or 3954
|- Vikram Samvat||1373–1374|
|- Shaka Samvat||1239–1240|
|- Kali Yuga||4418–4419|
|Japanese calendar||Shōwa 6 / Bunpō 1
|Minguo calendar||595 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1859–1860|
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- December 10–December 11 – King Birger of Sweden has his brothers, Dukes Eric and Valdemar, captured and thrown into a dungeon during the Nyköping Banquet, as a revenge for their imprisonment of him in the Håtuna games in 1306. As the dukes soon starve to death in the dungeon, their followers rebel against the king, throwing Sweden into civil war, in which the king is deposed in 1318.
- The Great Famine of 1315-1317 comes to an end.
- The Black Death epidemic forms somewhere in southern China, spreading rapidly.
- Pope John XXII erects the dioceses of Luçon, Maillezais, and Tulle and issues the decretal Spondent Pariter prohibiting alchemy, but not chemistry (which John himself had studied).
- February 7 – Robert, Count of Clermont, French founder of the House of Bourbon (b. 1256)
- February 14 – Marguerite of France, queen of Edward I of England (b. 1282)
- October 8 – Emperor Fushimi of Japan (b. 1265)
- November 28 – Yishan Yining, Zen monk and writer from China who taught in Japan (b. 1247)
- date unknown