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1355 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1355
Ab urbe condita 2108
Armenian calendar 804
Assyrian calendar 6105
Balinese saka calendar 1276–1277
Bengali calendar 762
Berber calendar 2305
English Regnal year 28  Edw. 3   29  Edw. 3
Buddhist calendar 1899
Burmese calendar 717
Byzantine calendar 6863–6864
Chinese calendar 甲午(Wood  Horse)
4051 or 3991
乙未年 (Wood  Goat)
4052 or 3992
Coptic calendar 1071–1072
Discordian calendar 2521
Ethiopian calendar 1347–1348
Hebrew calendar 5115–5116
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1411–1412
 - Shaka Samvat 1276–1277
 - Kali Yuga 4455–4456
Holocene calendar 11355
Igbo calendar 355–356
Iranian calendar 733–734
Islamic calendar 755–756
Japanese calendar Bunna 4
Javanese calendar 1267–1268
Julian calendar 1355
Korean calendar 3688
Minguo calendar 557 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar −113
Thai solar calendar 1897–1898
Tibetan calendar 阳木马年
(male Wood-Horse)
1481 or 1100 or 328
(female Wood-Goat)
1482 or 1101 or 329

Year 1355 ( MCCCLV ) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Roman numerals Numbers in the Roman numeral system

Roman numerals are a numeral system that originated in ancient Rome and remained the usual way of writing numbers throughout Europe well into the Late Middle Ages. Numbers in this system are represented by combinations of letters from the Latin alphabet. Modern usage employs seven symbols, each with a fixed integer value:

A common year starting on Thursday is any non-leap year that begins on Thursday, 1 January, and ends on Thursday, 31 December. Its dominical letter hence is D. The most recent year of such kind was 2015 and the next one will be 2026 in the Gregorian calendar or, likewise, 2010 and 2021 in the obsolete Julian calendar, see below for more. This common year contains the most Friday the 13ths; specifically, the months of February, March, and November. Leap years starting on Sunday share this characteristic. From February until March in this type of year is also the shortest period that occurs within a Friday the 13th.

The Julian calendar, proposed by Julius Caesar in 708 AUC (46 BC/BCE), was a reform of the Roman calendar. It took effect on 1 January 709 AUC (45 BC/BCE), by edict. It was the predominant calendar in the Roman world, most of Europe, and in European settlements in the Americas and elsewhere, until it was gradually replaced by the Gregorian calendar, promulgated in 1582 by Pope Gregory XIII.



January 6 is the sixth day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 359 days remain until the end of the year.

January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 358 days remain until the end of the year.

Inês de Castro Galician noblewoman

Inês de Castro was a Galician noblewoman best known as lover and posthumously-recognized wife of King Peter I of Portugal. The dramatic circumstances of her relationship with Peter, which was forbidden by his father King Afonso IV, her murder at the orders of Afonso, Peter's bloody revenge on her killers, and the legend of the coronation of her exhumed corpse by Peter, have made Inês de Castro a frequent subject of art, music, and drama through the ages.


Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester 14th-century English prince and nobleman

Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester was the fifth surviving son and youngest child of King Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault.

Edward III of England 14th-century King of England and Duke of Aquitaine

Edward III was King of England and Lord of Ireland from January 1327 until his death; he is noted for his military success and for restoring royal authority after the disastrous and unorthodox reign of his father, Edward II. Edward III transformed the Kingdom of England into one of the most formidable military powers in Europe. His long reign of 50 years was the second longest in medieval England and saw vital developments in legislation and government, in particular the evolution of the English parliament, as well as the ravages of the Black Death.

Year 1397 (MCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar.


Peter I of Portugal King of Portugal

Peter I (Portuguese: Pedro I[ˈpedɾu], called the Just or the Cruel, was King of Portugal from 1357 until his death. He was the third but only surviving son of Afonso IV of Portugal and his wife, Beatrice of Castile.

Year 1325 (MCCCXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar.

April 17 is the 107th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 258 days remain until the end of the year.

Related Research Articles

The 1350s was a decade of the Julian Calendar which began on January 1, 1350, and ended on December 31, 1359.

Year 1340 (MCCCXL) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.

Year 1395 (MCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar.


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