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This article is about the year 1311.
|Centuries:||13th century – 14th century – 15th century|
|Decades:||1280s 1290s 1300s – 1310s – 1320s 1330s 1340s|
|Years:||1308 1309 1310 – 1311 – 1312 1313 1314|
|1311 by topic|
|State leaders - Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births - Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1311 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2064|
|English Regnal year||4 Edw. 2 – 5 Edw. 2|
|Chinese calendar||庚戌年 (Metal Dog)
4007 or 3947
— to —
辛亥年 (Metal Pig)
4008 or 3948
|- Vikram Samvat||1367–1368|
|- Shaka Samvat||1233–1234|
|- Kali Yuga||4412–4413|
|Japanese calendar||Enkyō 4 / Ōchō 1
|Minguo calendar||601 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1853–1854|
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- March 15 – Battle of Halmyros: The Catalan Company defeats Walter V, Count of Brienne and his forces to take control of the Duchy of Athens.
- October 16 - Beginning of the Council of Vienne.
- A committee of 21 English barons draw up a series of ordinances, which substitute ordainers for the King (Edward II) as the effective government of the country.
- Bolingbroke Castle passes to the House of Lancaster.
- Completion of Lincoln Cathedral in England. With the spire reaching around 525 feet (160 m) it becomes the world's tallest structure (surpassing the Great Pyramid of Giza, which held the record for almost 4,000 years), a record it holds until the spire is blown down in 1549.
- January 28 – Joan II of Navarre, daughter of King Louis X of France (d. 1349)
- June 24 – Philippa of Hainault, queen of Edward III of England (d. 1369)
- August 13 – King Alfonso XI of Castile (d. 1350)
- July 1 – Liu Bowen, Chinese military strategist, officer, statesman and poet (d. 1375)
- date unknown
- January 27 – Külüg Khan, Emperor Wuzong of Yuan
- March 3 – Antony Bek, bishop of Durham
- March 15 – at the Battle of Halmyros:
- May 29 – James II of Majorca (b. 1243)
- August 13 – Pietro Gradenigo, Doge of Venice
- date unknown
- probable – Bernard Saisset, Occitan bishop of Pamiers (b. 1232)