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Politics and World Affairs
- The Knights of St John, the Order of Malta Knights later, settle on the island of Rhodes, after they have been driven out of Jerusalem by the Muslims.
- Robert of Anjou (* 1278 ), also known as the way becomes King of Naples. He will eventually become the most bitter enemies of Henry VII of Luxembourg.
- Starting this year, France sets the guidelines for Politics Pope. Pope Clement V moved the Pope 's seat and the seat of the Curia to Avignon. Thus, the so-called " Avignonesische Exile " begins ( to 1376 ).
- The German Order moved its seat under the Grand Master Siegfried von wet cheeks from Venice to Marienburg. He conquered and acquired (Treaty of Soldin ) this year and Gdansk Pomerania. The latter he shares with Brandenburg.
- Henry VII of Luxembourg recognizes the Confederation.
- Spangenberg gets granted town rights.
- Courtaman, Dardagny, Oberstocken and memory are mentioned for the first time in a document.
- The Basel cathedral chapter selects Lüthold II of Rötteln Bishop of Basel, triggering a multi-year dispute with Pope Clement V of who has been entrusted by Gerhard Wippingen with this office.
- Othon de Pittet is the successor to the offset to Basel from Gerhard Wippingen Bishop of Lausanne.
- Frederick I of late Faimingen is Bishop of Augsburg.
- Anna of Lithuania, Queen of Poland ( † 1339 )