1349 in History
January 5 Margaretha of Bavaria names her son Willem V earl of Holland/Zealand
January 9 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses
January 30 Gunther of Schwarzburg chosen German anti-king
January 30 Jews of Freilsburg Germany are massacred
February 13 Jews are expelled from Burgsordf Switzerland
February 22 Jews are expelled from Zurich Switzerland
March 21 3,000 Jews killed in Black Death riots in Efurt Germany
March 22 Townspeople of Fulda Germany massacre Jews (blamed for black death)
April 30 Jewish community at Radolszell Germany, exterminated
May 28 60 Jews murdered in Breslau Silesia
August 24 6,000 Jews, blamed for the Plague, are killed in Mainz
August 24 Jews of Cologne Germany set themselves on fire to avoid baptism
September 10 Jews who survived a massacre in Constance Germany are burned to death
September 29 People of Krems Austria accuse Jews of poisoning wells
October 5 Paris' theologist Jean de Fayt warns for flagellanten at Avignon
November 1 Duke of Brabant orders execution of all Jews in Brussels, accusing them of poisoning the wells
November 29 Jews of Augsburg Germany massacred
December 5 500 Jews of Nuremberg massacre during Black Death riots