Centuries: 13th century - 14th century - 15th century
- Under Edward III, English replaces French as England's national language, for the first time following the Norman Conquest of 1066.
- Louis I of Hungary defeats and captures Strascimir of Bulgaria; he conquers northern Bulgaria, extending his control over the Balkans.
- Waldemar Atterdag of Denmark defeats the Hanseatic League off Helsingborg.
- The town of Rungholt, situated on the German coast of the North Sea, is destroyed by a storm tide.