January 25 - Edward III becomes King of England.
- beginning of reign of Alfonso IV of Aragon.
Petrarch sees a woman he names Laura in the church of Sainte-Claire d'Avignon, which awakes in him a lasting passion. He writes a series of poems dedicated to her, which are collected into his Canzoniere ("Song Book").
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