- List of battles 601–1400
List of battles: before 601 - 601-1400 - 1401-1800 - 1801-1900 - 1901-2000 - 2001-current
Battle of Degsastan- Northumbrian king Aethelfrith defeats Scots under Áedán mac Gabráin
* 612 -
** Battle of Yodong fortress - Korean
Goguryeodefeat the Chinese Sui Dynasty.
Battle of Salsu- Goguryeo cavalry forces, although outnumbered, overwhelmed the Chinese troops in combat and eventually emerged victorious.
Battle of Antioch (613)
Siege of Jerusalem (614)
* 616 -
Battle of Chester- Aethelfrith defeats the army of Powys
Siege of Alexandria (616)
Battle of Issus (622)
March 17- Battle of Badr- Muslimforces under Muhammad defeat a larger pagan Meccan force
March 23- Battle of Uhud- Khalid ibn al-Waliddefeats a Muslim force, before eventually converting to Islamhimself and joining the Muslim forces
Siege of Constantinople (626)
* 627 -
Battle of the Trench- A pagan army of the city Meccafails to capture Muslim held Medina, defended by Muhammad using an early form of trench warfare
December 12- Battle of Nineveh - Byzantines defeat Sassanid Persians
Battle of Mu'tah- Khalid ibn al-Walidleads a small Muslim Arabarmy against a much larger Roman armyin his first battle against the Roman Empire, which results in a stalemate and Khalid being honoured with the title "Sword of Allah"
Conquest of Mecca- Muhammadand Khalid ibn al-Walidconquer Meccawithout any bloodshed
Battle of Wogastisburg- King Samodefeats Austrasian forces, led by Dagobert I, Merovingianking of the Franks
Battle of Akraba
* 633 -
** April -
Battle of Chains- Khalid ibn al-Waliddecisively defeats a Persian army in his first battle against the Persian Empire
** May -
Battle of Walaja- Khalid ibn al-Walid decisively defeats the larger forces of the Persian Empire using a double envelopment maneuver
** May -
Battle of Ullais- Khalid ibn al-Walid decisively defeats a larger army from the Persian Empire
** November -
Battle of Zumail- Khalid ibn al-Walid decisively defeats the Persian forces, conquering most of Mesopotamia( Iraq) from the Persian Empire
Battle of Hatfield Chase- Penda of Merciadefeats and kills Edwin of Northumbria
* 634 -
** January -
Battle of Firaz- Khalid ibn al-Waliddecisively defeats the larger combined forces of the Persian Empire, Roman Empire, and Christian Arabs, completing his conquest of Mesopotamia
** June-July -
Battle of Bosra- A small Muslim army under Khalid ibn al-Walid lay siege to the city of Bosra, decisively defeating a larger army of Romans and Christian Arabs
** July -
Battle of Ajnadayn- The first major pitched battlebetween the Muslim Arabs under Khalid ibn al-Walid against a larger Roman army under Heracliusleads to a decisive Muslim victory for Khalid
** Aug-Sept -
Conquest of Damascus- Thomas surrenders after four week siege with no relief in sight and Muslim forces inside the city.
** Sept - Battle of Saniyyat-ul-Uqab - 12,000 Byzantines were defeated in an attempt to break the siege of Damascus in a battle 20 miles north of the city
** Sept -
Battle of Marj-ud-Deebaj- Refugees from the surrender at damascus are intercepted just short of Antioch and butchered by Muslim forces.
Battle of Heavenfield- Oswald of Berniciadefeats and kills the Welsh king Cadwallon ap Cadfan of Gwynedd
Battle of Fahl- Khalid ibn al-Waliddecisively defeats the larger forces of the Roman Empire under Heraclius, and conquers Palestine, Jordanand southern Syriafrom the Roman Empire
* 636 -
** August -
Battle of Yarmouk- Muslim Arabforces under Khalid ibn al-Walidcrush a larger army of Romans, Greeks, Franks, Russians, Slavs, Armenians, Georgiansand Christian Arabs under Heracliusand Constantine III, and conquer the Levantfrom the Roman Empire
Battle of al-Qādisiyyah- Muslim Arabs decisively defeat a larger Persian army led by general Rostam Farrokhzād, conquering the Persian capital of Ctesiphon
* 637 -
**Battle of Iron Bridge -
Khalid ibn al-Waliddecisively defeats a larger Roman army under Heracliusin his final battle against the Roman Empire, conquering northern Syriaand southern Turkey
Battle of Hazir- Khalid ibn al-Waliddefeats the garrison of Qinnasrin under Meenas at Hazim in Syria, wiping out the Byzantine force.
* 642 -
Battle of Nehaward- Muslim Arabs gain a final victory over the Persian Empire, ending the Persian Sassanid dynasty
Battle of Maserfeld- August 5- Penda of Merciadefeats and kills Oswald of Bernicia
Siege of Ansi fortress- Korean Goguryeoforces decisively defeat the Chinese Tang Dynasty.
Battle of Winwaed- Northumbrian King Oswiu defeats and kills pagan Mercian king Penda
Battle of Jamalor Battle of Camel
Battle of Siffin
Battle of Hwangsanbeol- Took place between forces of Sillaand Baekje
First Arab Siege of Constantinople- The Byzantines defeat the Arabs after 4 years of siege
Battle of Syllaeum- Arabfleet destroyed by the Byzantine Empire
Battle of Kerbela- October 10- Husainkilled, becomes Shiitemartyr
Battle of Dunnichen- Pictsdefeat Northumbrians in Scotland
Battle of Coronate- The army of Cunincpert, king of the Lombards, defeat the followers of the usurper Alahison the Adda River.
* 692 Battle of Sevastapol -
Arabs defeat Justinian II
* 698 -
** Battle of Carthage -
Umayyad conquest of North Africa
Battle of Tianmenling- The battle which Collision the supremacy of the Manchuria between Balhaeand Tang Dynasty.
* 709 Battle of Kabul -
Islamic conquest of Afghanistan
Battle of Guadalete- Visigoth army is defeated by Muslim Army.
Battle of Compiègne- The first significant battle of the Frankish Civil War of 715–718.
* 716 -
Battle of ColognePart of the Frankish Civil War of 715–718. Charles Martelsuffers his only defeat.
Battle of Amblève- Part of the Frankish Civil War of 715–718. Charles Martel defeated his Neustrian and Frisian rivals.
Battle of Vincy- Part of the Frankish Civil War. Charles Martel and the Austrasians defeat the Frankish king, Chilperic II, and his mayor of the palace, Ragenfrid.
* 718 -
** Battle of Soissons The last significant battles of the Frankish civil war with Charles Martel victorious.
Battle of Covadonga- Spanish Christians defeat Moorsfor the first time (date uncertain 718 - 725)
* 721 Battle of Toulouse
June 9- Moorslose to Odo of Aquitaine
Battle of Ravenna (729)
Battle of Tours- October 10- Moorslose to Charles Martel near Poitiers
Battle of the Boarn- Charles Martelconquers West Frisia.
Battle of Rupar Thutha- Kufa and Mosul taken by Marwan II.
* 750 -
Battle of Bråvalla- The Danish army is defeated by the Swedish.
Battle of Zab- Fall of the Umayyadsand rise of the Abbasids
Battle of Talas- Arabsdefeat Chinese
Battle of Yongqiu
Battle of Suiyang
Battle of Janbi- Rustamidstate established in Morocco
Battle of Roncesvalles- Charlemagne's rear guard Rolanddevastated by Basques
Battle of Pliska- Forces of Nicephorus Iof the Byzantine Empirewalk into trap of Bulgarian khan Krum
Battle of Versinikia- Bulgars again defeat the Byzantines
Battle of Ellandun- Egbert of Wessexdefeats Beornwulf of Mercia
Battle of Anzen- Theophilus surrenders to the Arab
Battle of Ballon- Charles the Baldis defeated by the Bretonsof Nominoe
Battle of Ostia- Christian fleet defeats Saracens
Battle of Lalakaon- Byzantines defeat the Arabs
Battle of Englefield- Anglo-Saxons under Aethelwulf defeat the Danes
* 871 Battle of Reading -
Ethelred of Wessexand Alfred the Greatdefeated by a Danish army
* 878 -
Battle of Bathys Ryax- Basil Iof the Byzantine Empire defeats the Paulicianheretics
Battle of Edington
Vikingsdefeat forces of St Cuthbert in West Sussex
Battle of Leuven- Arnulf of Carinthiadefeats Vikings
Battle of Tettenhall- between Edward the Elder and the Yorkshire Danes. The Danish were defeated.
Battle of CorbridgeI
Battle of Garigliano- Christian League defeats the Saracen bands in southern Lazio
Battle of Anchialus- August 20- Tsar Simeon I of Bulgariainvades Thrace and drive Byzantines out
Battle of CorbridgeII
Battle of Soissons- June 15- Rollo of Normandykilled by Charles III, but Charles is defeated and imprisoned by Rudolf duke of Burgundy who succeeded Robert
Battle of the Bosnian Highlands May 27 Simeon I of Bulgariadecisively defeated by King Tomislav of Croatia
Battle of Merseburg- Fowler Henry Holy Roman Emperor defeats Magyars.
Battle of Brunanburh- Athelstan of Englanddefeats a combined Norse-Celtic force
Battle of Lechfeld- August 10- Otto I, Holy Roman Emperordefeats Magyars, ends invasion of West
Battle of Bands- Indulfof Scotland is killed in battle with Danish pirates
Sviatoslav I of Kievcaptures Preslav, the Bulgarian capital
Battle of Dorostolon- Byzantine emperor John Tzimiscesdefeats the Rus'
Battle of Cedynia- Mieszko I of Polanddefeated Hodon of Germany
Battle of Pankalia- The Byzantine commander Bardas Phocasdefeated the rebel general Bardas Skleros.
Battle of Crotone- July 13 or 14 - Emperor Otto II, Holy Roman Emperoris defeated by a Kalbidarmy
Battle of Maldon- August 10- Olaf Tryggvason's Vikingsdefeat English of Ealdorman Brihtnoth of Essex
Battle of Glenmama- Brian Boru defeats Vikings
Battle of Swoldsemi-legendary battle between Norwayand the other Scandinavians
* 1014 -
Battle of Clontarf- April 23- Irish King Brian Boruends Norse rule of Ireland
Battle of Kleidion Byzantine Emperor Basil IIconquers the Bulgarians, ending Bulgarian independence for 171 years
* 1016 -
Battle of NesjarFuture Norwegian king Saint Olav Haraldsson laid foundation for his reign in this victory.
Battle of Ashingdon- October 18- Danes led by Canute the Greatdefeat an English army led by King Edmund II ('Ironside'). The battle was the conclusion to the Danish reconquest of England.
* 1018 -
Battle of Carham- Máel Coluim IIKing of Scots Defeats Northumbrians
Battle of VlaardingenCount Dirk III defeats an army sent by Henry II, Holy Roman Emperorat Vlaardingen
** Battle of Heunghwajin Korean defeat the Khitan.
Battle of KwijuThe major battle during the Third Goryeo-Khitan War
Battle of Shirimni- September 11- Byzantine Empire defeats Georgia
Battle of SvindaxByzantine Emperor Basil IIdefeats Giorgi Iof Georgia, forcing him to accept a treaty.
Battle of StiklestadNorwegian King Saint Olaf Haraldsson killed in the battle but it ensured Christianization of Norway
Battle of DandanaqanSeljuk Turks defeated the Ghaznavid Turks and began occupying Khorasan.
Battle of SasiretiByzantine Empire intervenes in a civil war in Georgia in favor of the rebels. Royal army of Georgia crushed.
Battle of Civitate Robert Guiscard's Normans destroy the army of Pope Leo IX.
Battle of DunsinaneMalcolm defeats MacBeth
Battle of LumphananMacBeth is killed in battle against Malcolm's forces
Battle of GrausCastile and Zaragoza defeat Aragon
* 1066 -
Battle of Stamford Bridge- September 25- Harold Godwinsonof England defeated his brother Tostig Godwinsonand Harald III of Norway
Battle of Hastings- October 14, William the Conquerordefeats Harold Godwinson
* 1071 -
Battle of ManzikertByzantines lose Asia Minor, Emperor Romanus IVDiogenes leads Christians against Seljuk Turks
** Byzantines lose
Bari, their last possession in Italy, to the Norman Robert Guiscard
Battle of KalavryaiAlexius Comnenus defeats Nicephorus Bryennius
Battle of Cabra
* 1081 Battle of Dyrrhachium
Robert Guiscarddefeats the Byzantines
Battle of az-Zallaqah- October 23- Almoravidesvictory over Castile
Battle of Levounion April 29- Byzantines defeat the Pechenegs
Battle of Alnwick- Malcolm III of Scotlandwas killed by English Knights
Battle of the Stugna RiverThe Kypchaksdefeat Chernihivand Kiev
* 1097 -
Siege of Nicaea- May 14- June 19, Byzantines and Crusaders defeat Muslims at Nicaea
Battle of Dorylaeum July 1, first Christian victory of the First Crusade
Battle of Gvozd Mountain, Croatian-Hungarian War of 1097
Siege of Antioch- June 3- Crusaders capture Antioch after a lengthy siege
* 1099 -
** Siege of Jerusalem -
July 15- Crusaders capture Jerusalem after a lengthy siege and bloody street-fighting
Battle of Ascalon August 12Crusaders defeat the Egyptians at Ascalon
* 1101 -
Battle of RamlaCrusaders defeat the Egyptians
Battle of Mersivan- August - Seljuk Turks defeat Crusaders
Battle of Heraclea (1101)- September - Seljuks defeat Crusaders
Battle of Harran Baldwin II of Jerusalemis captured by the Seljuk Turks
Battle of ArtahCrusaders defeat Aleppo
Battle of Tinchebray- 28 September- Henry I of Englanddefeats his brother Robert of Normandy in northwestern France
* 1108 Battle of Uclés
May 29 Almoravidesvictory over Castilians; Sancho, son and heir of Alfonso VI of Castile, is slain
Battle of Naklo Boleslaus III of Polanddefeats Pomeranians
Battle of Hundsfeld Boleslaus III of Polanddefeats German king Henry V
Battle of Głogów- August 14- Boleslaus III successfully holds the town of Głogów against Henry V.
* 1115 -
Battle of SarminCrusaders defeat Turks
Battle of Welfesholz Lothair I of Supplinburgdefeats Henry V.
Battle of Ager Sanguinis(the Field of Blood) - June 28- Ilghazidefeats Crusaders
Battle of Didgori- August 12- Georgia defeats Seljuk Turks.
Battle of Beroia- Byzantines defeat Pechenegs
Battle of Azaz- June 11- Crusaders defeat Seljuks
Battle of Marj es-SuffarCrusaders defeat Seljuks
Battle of Nocera Roger II of Sicilydefeated in his first major engagement by Ranulf II, Count of Alife
Battle of Crug MawrWelsh under Owain Gwynedddefeat the Normans
Battle of Rignano Roger II of Sicilyis defeated in a major engagement by Ranulf, Duke of Apulia, again. Sergius VII of Naplesdies.
Battle of the Standard- August 22- English defeat army of David I of Scotland
Siege of Weinsberg
Siege of Edessa- November 28- December 24- Zengicaptures Edessa
* 1147 -
Siege of LisbonCrusaders capture Lisbon
Battle of Dorylaeum (1147)- October 25- Seljuk Turksdefeat German crusaders under Conrad III
Siege of DamascusDefeat of the Second Crusade
Battle of Inab- June 29- Raymond of Antiochkilled in battle against Nur ad-Din
Battle of Móin MhórKingdom of Leinster defeats Kingdom of Thomond
* 1153 Battle of Ascalon Jerusalem captures
Battle of Grathe Heath
Battle of Harim- August 12- Crusader defeat
* 1167 -
Battle of SirmiumByzantine Empire defeats Hungary
Battle of al-BabeinCrusader invasion of Egypt is defeated
Battle of Monte Porzio- May 29- Imperialists under Christian of Mainzand Rainald of Dasseldefeat large Roman army
Battle of Alnwick William I of Scotlandwas defeated by a small English Force
* 1176 -
Battle of Legnano- May 29- Lombard Leaguedefeats and wounds the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick Barbarossa
Battle of Myriokephalon Seljuk Turksdefeat army of Emperor Manuel I Comnenusof the Byzantine Empirein Phrygia
Battle of Montgisard- November 25- Saladinis defeated by the Kingdom of Jerusalem
Battle of Jacob's Ford Saladindefeats the Kingdom of Jerusalem
Siege of TaillebourgA young Richard the Lionhearttakes a rebel castle in Aquitainewhich was previously considered impregnable.
* 1180 -
** First Battle of Uji
Tairaclan defeats Minamotoclan, killing Prince Mochihito
Siege of Nara Tairaclan destroys city during Genpei War.
Battle of Ishibashiyama- September 14- Minamotovictory near Mount Fuji.
Battle of Fujigawa- November 9- Tairaforces flee after fake surprise attack.
* 1181 -
Battle of Sunomatagawa- April 25- Minamoto sneak attack thwarted.
Battle of Yahagigawa- Minamoto clan forced to withdraw, but Taira clan unable to pursue.
* 1183 -
Siege of Hiuchi- Taira clan captures fortress, but Minamoto defenders escape.
Battle of Kurikara- June 2- Decisive Minamoto victory.
Battle of Shinohara- Minamoto victory. Several single combats prior to main battle.
Siege of Kerak(November) - Saladinlays siege to Raynald of Chatillon's stronghold during marriage of Humphrey IV of Toronand Isabella of Jerusalem. King Baldwin IV's arrival forces Saladin to withdraw.
Battle of Mizushima- November 17- Taira naval victory.
Siege of Fukuryūji- Minamoto forces capture fortress.
Battle of Muroyama- Taira clan five-wave assault defeats Minamoto forces.
* 1184 -
Siege of Hōjūjidono- Minamoto no Yoshinaka's faction captures Emperor Go-Shirakawa.
Second Battle of Uji- February 19- Minamoto no Yoshinakadefeated by the rest of the Minamoto, forced away from the capital at Kyoto.
Battle of Awazu- February 21- Minamoto no Yoshinakakilled.
Battle of Ichi-no-Tani- March 18- Minamoto victory, Taira no Tadanorikilled.
Battle of Kojima- Minamoto victory during Genpei War
* 1185 -
Battle of Yashima- Taira forces confounded and defeated.
Battle of Dan-no-urain Japan - Last battle of Genpei War
* 1187 -
Battle of Cresson- May 1- Al-Afdal (Saladin's eldest son) defeats the small crusader army at Nazareth
Battle of Hattin- July 4- Saladindestroys Crusader army
** Siege of Jerusalem
Battle of AcreCrusaders defeat Saladin outside Acre
Battle of Arsuf September 7- Richard Lionheart's forces repel Saladin's attack
Battle of Jaffa- August 5- Richard I defeats Saladin
Battle of Alarcos- July 18- Almohadvictory over Castile
Battle of GisorsRichard I versus Philip II of France
Battle of BasianKingdom of Georgia defeats Seljuk Turks.
* 1204 the
Fourth Crusadecaptures Constantinople
* 1205 Battle of Adrianople -
* 1210 -
Battle of Ümera- Estonian forces defeat the Livonian Order, during the Livonian crusade.
* 1211 - Battle of Viljandi - Estonian victory over the Livonian Order, during the
* 1212 -
Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa- July 16- Moorsexpelled from most of Iberia by a joint army of the Christian kingdoms of Castile, León, Portugal, Navarreand Aragon.
* 1213 -
Battle of Damme- May 30-31 - English under William Longsword, Earl of Salisbury, sink most of fleet of France's King Philip II in the harbor of Damme.
Battle of Muret- September 12- French crusaders under Simon de Montfort defeat forces of Aragon and Catalonia, killing King Peter II of Aragon. End of Aragonese intervention in Languedoc.
* 1214 -
Battle of Bouvines- July 27- French defeat Otto IV of Germanyand conquer Flandersand Angevinterritories in France
Battle of TournaiFrance defeats Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperorand King John of England
Battle of Beijing- Genghis Khanand the Mongolscapture Beijing
Battle of LipitsaKonstantin of Rostov defeats his younger brothers, Yuri and Yaroslav
* 1217 -
Battle of South Foreland- Fleet of English Hubert and Burgh defeat French fleet of Eustace the Monkoff Dover
** Battle of Otepää - Estonian and Russian victory over the Livonian Order, during the
Battle of St. Matthew's Day- The Livonian Order and its allies defeat Estonians, during the Livonian crusade.
* 1218 -
Siege of Damiettaduring Fifth Crusade
* 1219 -
Battle of Lyndanisse- Danish forces under Valdemar II defeat the Estonians, during the Livonian crusade.
* 1220 -
Battle of Lihula- Invading Swedish forces are defeated by Estonians, during the Livonian Crusade.
* 1223 -
Battle of Kalka River- May 31- Subutaileads Mongols as they show force in Ukraine
* 1230 - 9 March -
Battle of Klokotnitsa- Victory for the Second Bulgarian Empire over the Despotate of Epirus.
* 1230 - Siege of Dun Beal Gallimhe week-long inconclusive battle between the Irish and Normans.
* 1231 -
Battle of Jerez- Castile defeats Moorish forces of Abu Jafar Ibn Hud
* 1234 -
Battle of Cortenuova- Emperor |Frederick II defeats the Northern Italy Communes
* 1238 -
March 4 Battle of the Sit RiverMongols led by Batu Khan defeat Vladimir-Suzdalforces, Yuri IIkilled
Siege of BresciaLong siege during the war between Frederick II of Sicily and the Guelphsof Northern Italy
Siege of FaenzaLong siege during the war between Frederick II of Sicily and the Guelphsof Northern Italy
Battle of the Neva- June 15- Alexander Nevskystops the Swedish invasion of Russia
April 9Battle of Liegnitz - Mongols of the Golden Hordedefeat feudal nobility including Knights Templarin Silesiaand then go to Hungary
April 11 Battle of Mohi- Mongol forces under Batu Khanand Subutaidefeats the Hungarian army under the king Bela IV of Hungary.
Battle on Lake Peipus- April 5- Alexander Nevskydefeats Teutonic Knights
Siege of ViterboFrederick II of Sicily sieges in vain Viterbo
Battle of La Forbie- October 17- Crusaders defeated by Ayyubids
Battle of Haugsnes- April 19- The largest and bloodiest battle in Icelandic history where the forces of Thordur Kakalidefeat Gissur Thorvaldsson
Sack of Dun Gallimhe, Normans defeated by the Irish.
Battle of Parmaor Vittoria - February 18- Frederick II of Sicily is defeated by the Guelphs
Battle of Fossalta- May 26- King Enzio of Sardiniais captured by Bolognese in a clash between Guelphs and Ghibellines
* 1250 -
Seventh Crusadeis defeated at Al-Mansurah
Battle of Fariskur- April 6- Egyptians defeat Seventh Crusadeforces of Louis IX of France
Battle of CingoliPapal and Guelph army is crushed by an Imperial and Italian army
* 1254 Battle of Adrianople -
Battle of Montebruno- February 23- Astigiani defeats Thomas II of Savoy
* 1257 -
Battle of Cadfan- The Welsh rout the English at Cadfan
Creadran-Cille; Normans driven out of Lower Connacht
* 1258 Battle of Baghdad -
January 29- February 13- Hulagu Khandefeats the Abbasid caliphate
Battle of Pelagonia- September - Byzantines defeat the Principality of Achaea
**Battle of Cassano -
September 27- Ezzelino III da Romanois defeated by the crusade army of the Guelphs.
* 1260 -
Battle of Kressenbrunn- July - Premysl Ottokar IIdefeats Bela IV
Battle of Ain Jalut- September 3- Egyptian Mamlukarmy defeats Mongols north of Palestine
Battle of Montaperti- September 4- Sienese defeat Florentines ( Guelphs and Ghibellines)
Battle of Callann- Finghin Mac Carthy defeats Normans
Battle of Largs- Scots versus Norwegians, no definitive victory for either
Battle of Lewes- May 14- ( Second Barons' War) English rebels under Simon de Montfort defeat Henry III of England.
Battle of Evesham- August 4- ( Second Barons' War) English under Prince Edward defeat rebels under Simon de Montfort
Battle of Benevento- February 26- Charles of Anjou defeats Manfred of Sicilyand conquers his kingdom ( Guelphs and Ghibellines)
* 1268 -
Battle of Rakovor- Russian victory over the Livonian Order.
Battle of Xiangyang- First war ever involving the usage of firearms
Battle of Tagliacozzo- August 23- Charles of Anjou defeats Conradin( Guelphs and Ghibellines)
1269- June 15- Battle of Colle Val d'Elsa
* 1270 -
Battle of Karuse- Lithuanian victory over the Livonian Order.
Ath an Chip- Normans heavily defeated by the Irish.
Battle of Bun'ei- November 19 Mongolsinvade Japan, are forced to retreat
Battle of Roccavione- December 12 Charles I of Anjou's Neapolitan army is defeated by the Piedmontese league led by Asti
Battle of Desio- A Viscontiarmy under Ottone Viscontidefeats the della Torrefamily troops.
Battle of Dürnkrut and Jedenspeigen(also known as Battle on the "Marchfeld") August 26Rudolf of Habsburg defeats Ottakar II Przemysl.
Battle of Yamen- March 19- Yuan Dynastydefeats Song Dynasty, young emperor Bing drowned
* 1281 -
Battle of Kōan- August 15- Typhoon wipes out the invading fleet of Kublai Khanin Japan
Battle of Homs- October - Mamluksdefeat Mongols
Battle of Worringen- June 5- Battle for duchy of Limburg
Battle of CampaldinoFlorence defeats Arezzo
* 1291 Siege of Acre -
Mamelukscapture the last Crusader city
* 1296 -
** Battle of Dunbar -
April 27English defeat Scots and occupy much of Scotland; first battle of the Wars of Scottish Independence
Battle of CurzotaGenoa defeats Venetian fleet including Marco Polo
* 1297 -
Battle of Stirling Bridge- September 11- Scots under William Wallacedefeat English of John de Warenne, 7th Earl of Surrey
Battle of Furnes- August 20- French under Robert II of Artoisdefeat the Flemish at Bulskamp, near Furnes (Veurne)
Battle of Falkirk (1298)- July 22- in Stirlingshire- English archers defeat Scots led by William Wallace, English longbow's first great victory
* 1299 First Siege of Stirling Castle - Scottish forces besiege constable John Sampson.
Battle of Falconaria- December 1- Sicilians under Frederick II of Sicily defeat Neapolitans under Philip I of Taranto
* 1302 -
Battle of the Golden Spurs- July 11- In Flanders, Flemish burghers led by William of Jülich and Pieter de Coninck defeat French knights
Battle of Bapheus- July 27- The founder of the Ottoman Dynasty Osman Idefeated a Byzantine force
* 1304 -
** Second Siege of Stirling Castle - April - July - Edward I besieges the Scots. The
Warwolfsiege engine is constructed and first used during this battle.
Battle of Mons-en-Pévèle- August 17- Lowland rebels defeated the French under King Philip IV. The French claimed victory, as they remained in possession of the battlefield. A bloody draw.
Battle of MethvenForces of the Earl of Pembroke defeat newly-crowned Robert the Bruceand his small Scottish army
Battle of Loudon HillScots under Robert Bruce defeated the English.
Battle of Halmyros- March 15- Catalan Companydefeats Walter V of Brienneand goes on to capture Athensand Thebes
Battle of Gamelsdorf- November 9- Louis the Bavariandefeats his cousin Frederick I of Austria.
Battle of Bannockburn Robert the Brucedefeats Edward II, takes Stirling Castleand frees Scotland
* 1315 -
Battle of Montecatini- August 29- Pisadefeats allied forces of Florenceand the Kingdom of Naples
Battle of Morgarten- November 15- Swiss defeat Leopold I of Austria
* 1316 -
Battle of Manolada- July 5- Louis of Burgundydefeats Ferdinand of Majorca
Second Battle of Athenry- August 10- English defeated the Irish under Felim O'Connor, King of Connacht.
* 1318 -
Battle of Dysert O'DeaIrish defeated the English.
Battle of FaughartEnglish defeated a Scots-Irish army under Edward Bruce.
* 1322 -
Battle of BoroughbridgeEnglish defeated a rebel English army fighting for the Scots.
Battle of Mühldorf September 28 Louis the Bavariandefeats Frederick I of Austria
* 1325 -
Battle of ZappolinoCommunal struggle between Bolognaand Modena
Battle of Varey
* 1328 -
** Battle of Cassel French under Philip VI defeated Lowland rebels.
* 1329 -
Battle of Pelekanon- June 10- The second ruler of the Ottoman Dynasty Orhan Idefeated the Byzantine emperor Andronicus III
Battle of ArdnocherIrish force led by William MacGeoghegan defeats English army under Thomas Butler.
* 1330 -
Battle of Posada- November 9- Basarab Idefeats Charles I of Hungary
Battle of Fiodh an AthaUalgarg O'Rourke defeated by the English.
* 1332 -
Battle of Dupplin MoorEnglish supporting Edward Balliol, Scottish pretender, defeated the Scots.
Battle of Płowce- September 27- Poland's Ladislas IV Lokietekdefeats Teutonic Knights
Battle of Halidon Hill- July 19- Edward III of Englandavenges Bannockburn
Battle of Minatogawa- Kusunoki Masashige, obeying Emperor Go-Daigo's orders, leads an imperial army into a disastrous defeat by the Ashikaga. Kusunoki commits suicide.
* 1337 -
Battle of CadsandEnglish defeated pro-French garrison of Cadsand in Flanders.
** Siege of Kanagasaki
Ashikagavictory during Nanboku-choWars.
* 1340 -
Battle of Parabiago- Rebel Lodrisio Viscontiis defeated by the Viscontiof Milanarmy
Battle of Sluys- June 24- Edward III beats Franco-Genoese fleet of Philip VI of Franceoff the coast of Flandersand gains control of English Channel
Battle of Saint-Omer- July 26- Anglo-Flemish force driven back from the town by a French army.
Battle of Rio Salado- October 30- Alfonso XI of Castileand Alfonso IV of Portugaldefeat the Marinid under Sultan Abul-Hassan and the Granadine under King Yusuf I.
* 1341 -
Battle of Champtoceaux- October 1341 - Begins Breton War of Succession
* 1342 -
** Battle of Brest -
18 August- English fleets defeats Genoese mercenaries.
Battle of MorlaixBesieged by the English, a French relief army broke the siege of Morlaix. When the English retreated into a wood, the French withdrew.
* 1345 -
Battle of AuberocheEnglish relief army lifted a siege by the French.
Battle of GamenarioGhibelline Asti and John II of Montferratdefeat the Neapolitan Guelph League army
Battle of Lough Neaghnaval battle between Hugh O'Neill and the Clann Hugh Buidhe
Battle of WarnsFrisians defeat Dutch invasion force led by William IV, Count of Holland
* 1346 -
Battle of Calry Lough GillO Rourke soundly defeated by the O Connors.
Battle of St-Pol-de-LeonEnglish defeated the French.
** Battle of Caen English force captured and sacked the town
Battle of BlanchetaqueEnglish under Edward III crossed the Somme
Battle of Crécy- August 26- English longbowmen defeat French cavalry at Abbeville
Battle of Neville's CrossEnglish defeated the Scots under King David Bruce
* 1347 -
Siege of Calais- September 4, 1346– August 3, 1347- English forces capture the city.
Battle of Porta San Lorenzo( Rome) - November - The people of Rome defeats the baronal troops of Stefano Colonna.
Battle of La Roche-DerrienEnglish relief army lifted a French siege.
* 1349 -
Battle of LunalongeAnglo-Gascons defeated the French but the Anglo-Gascons had to withdraw during the night.
Battle of Llucmajor- October 25- James IV of Majorcadefeated and killed by troops of Aragon.
Les Espagnols sur MerEnglish fleet defeats Castilian fleet.
* 1351 -
** Combat of the Thirty Thirty French knights from
Chateau Josselinunder Beaumanoir call out and defeat thirty English knights under Robert Bemborough.
Battle of SaintesEnglish relief army lifted a French siege.
Battle of ArdresFrench defeated the English.
Battle of MauronAnglo-Bretons defeated the French.
Battle of SapienzaGenoans destroy Venetian fleet
* 1356 -
Baile Loch Deacairin south Connacht.
** Battle of Poitiers -
October 25- Edward the Black Princecaptures King John II of France, France plunges into chaos
Battle of MelloArmy of French nobles crushes the Peasant Jacquerie.
Battle of WisbyDanish defeated the Swedish
* 1362 -
Battle of Helsingborg- Danish-German War
Battle of Brignais- April 6- Free Companies defeat the French.
* 1364 -
Battle of Cocherel- May 16- French defeat Gascon-Navarrese-Normans.
Battle of Cascina- July 26- Battle between Republics of Pisa and Florence.
Battle of Auray- September 29- End of Breton War of SuccessionEnglish defeat Franco-Bretons.
* 1365 Battle of Adrianople Capture by
Battle of NájeraEnglish under the Black Princeand Don Pedro of Castiledefeated the Franco-Castilians.
* 1369 -
** English of
Munsterand Desmondsoundly defeated by O Brian, at or near Limerick.
Battle of MontielFranco-Castilians under King Henry II of Castiledefeated Portuguese-Marinids-Grenadines-Jews under Don Pedro of Castile.
* 1371 -
Battle of BaesweilerEdward, Count of Guelders and William II, Duke of Jülichdefeat Wenceslaus, Duke of Brabant.
Battle of Maritsa- September 26- Serbs under their ruler Vukashinwere defeated by an Ottoman force.
Battle of La RochelleNaval battle. Castilian-Franco fleet defeats the English fleet. English sea dominance destroyed.
Battle of Chiset (Chizai)French defeated an English relief army trying to lift the siege of Chiset.
* 1377 -
Cesena Bloodbath- February - 2,500/5,000 inhabitants of the Italian city of Cesenaare slaughtered by Papal troops led by John Hawkwoodduring the War of the Eight Saints.
* 1380 - Battle of the Snipes' Field
Dmitri Donskoiof Moscow halts the Mongols
* 1382 -
Battle of RoosebekeFrench & Castilian forces under King Charles VI of Francedefeated Flemish and English forces.
* 1383 -
Trian Chongail; Hugh O Neill and Robin savage kill each other in a cavalry charge.
* 1384 -
Battle of Atoleiros- April 6- Nuno Alvares Pereira(Portuguese general) defeats Castile
* 1385 -
Tochar Cruachain-Bri-Ele; O Conchobhair, King of Ui Falighe, soundly defeats the English of Meath.
Battle of Trancoso- May - An army sent by John I of Castileis defeated by Portuguese.
Battle of Aljubarrota- August 14- Portugalgains independence from Castile, John I establishes Avis dynasty
Battle of Savraat which the Serbian forces under Balša IIand Ivaniš Mrnjavčević were defeated by Ottoman commander Hayreddin Pashanear Berat
* 1386 -
Battle of Sempach- July 9Swiss defeat Leopold III of Austria
* 1387 -
Battle of Castagnaro- March 11- Giovanni Ordelaffiand Ostasio da Polenta, for Verona, defeated by John Hawkwoodand Francesco Novello Carraresi, for Padua.
* 1388 -
Battle of Otterburn August 9English defeated in Scottish/English border dispute
Battle of Bileća 27 AugustBosnians and Serbians defeat the Ottomans
* 1389 -
Battle of Kosovo PoljeOttoman army gathered by Murad Iand Serbian army under Knez Lazar beat each other into the ground. There is no clear outcome.
* 1391 -
Battle of Alessandria Paduan army under John Hawkwooddefeats Veronese under Giovanni Ordelaffi
* 1394 -
Ros-mic-Triuin; King of Leinsterattacks and defeats the English
Battle of Rovine- October 10- Mircea cel Batrinthe voievodof Wallachiadefeated Beyazid I, sultanof the Ottoman Empire
* 1395 -
Battle of Portomaggiore- April 16- Astorre I Manfredifor the Republic of Veniceand Niccolò III d'Estebeat Ferrarese rebel Azzo X d'Este
* 1396 -
Battle of Nicopolis- September 25- French-Hungarian crusade defeated by Ottoman Empire
* 1399 -
Battle of Tragh-Bhaile; the Anglo-Irish defeat the sons of Henry O Neill.
Battle of the Vorskla River Vytautasthe Great of Lithuania is defeated by generals of Tamerlane List of battles: before 601 - 601-1400 - 1401-1800 - 1801-1900 - 1901-2000 - 2001-current
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