From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about the year 1315.
|Centuries:||13th century · 14th century · 15th century|
|Decades:||1280s · 1290s · 1300s · 1310s · 1320s · 1330s · 1340s|
|Years:||1312 · 1313 · 1314 · 1315 · 1316 · 1317 · 1318|
|1315 by topic|
|State leaders - Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births - Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1315 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2068|
|English Regnal year||8 Edw. 2 – 9 Edw. 2|
|Chinese calendar||甲寅年 (Wood Tiger)
4011 or 3951
— to —
乙卯年 (Wood Rabbit)
4012 or 3952
|- Vikram Samvat||1371–1372|
|- Shaka Samvat||1236–1237|
|- Kali Yuga||4415–4416|
|Japanese calendar||Shōwa 4
|Minguo calendar||597 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1857–1858|
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to 1315.|
- May 9 – Eudes IV succeeds Hugh V as Duke of Burgundy.
- August – Louis X is crowned King of France at Reims.
- August 13 – Louis X of France marries Clemence d'Anjou.
- August 29 – Battle of Montecatini is a victory of Pisa over Florence and Naples forces.
- September – Battle of Moiry Pass (Bruce campaign in Ireland): Edward Bruce (brother of the King of Scotland) with a Scots-Irish army defeats a garrison of Hiberno-Norman troops of the Lordship of Ireland at Armagh as part of his attempt to revive the High Kingship of Ireland.
- October 25 – Banastre Rebellion: Adam Banastre, Henry de Lea and William Bradshaw attack Liverpool Castle.
- November 15 – Battle of Morgarten: The Swiss defeat Leopold of Austria on the shore of the Ägerisee, ensuring independence for the Swiss Confederation.
- Louis X of France abolishes slavery within the Kingdom of France.
- Hōjō Mototoki becomes Kamakura shogun of Japan.
- John XIII Glykys becomes Patriarch of Constantinople.
- Flushing is granted city rights.
- Witzlaw III, prince of Rügen, builds a castle at Barth.
- Emir Ismael Abu-I-Walid orders the Jews of Granada to don the yellow badge.
- Dassel of Germany is granted city rights.
- The Kos Fortress is erected by Knights Hospitallers in Greece.
- The Arsenian schism ends.
- A Muslim prince of Nubian royal blood ascends the throne of Dongola as king (History of Sudan (Coming of Islam to the Turkiyah)).
- Estimation: Cairo, capital of Mamluk Egypt becomes the largest city of the world, taking the lead from Hangzhou in Mongolian China.
- The Borough of Liverpool, along with Liverpool Castle, is granted to Robert de Holland.
- The Great Famine of 1315-1317 begins.
- April 5 – James III of Majorca (d. 1349)
- May 20 – Bonne of Luxembourg, queen of John II of France (d. 1349)
- February or March – Margaret of Villehardouin, Lady of Akova (b. 1266)
- May 9 – Hugh V, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1282)
- June 29 – Ramon Llull, Spanish philosopher (b. 1235)
- August 10 – Guy de Beauchamp, 10th Earl of Warwick, English nobleman
- August 15 – Margaret of Burgundy (b. 1290)
- August 29 – Battle of Montecatini: