1371 First of January on Wednesday and the sixth day of the moon, MCCCLXXI. Fourth year of the Lunar Cycle; ninth year of the Indiction; nineteenth year of the Solar Cycle. Common year. E.
Fergal Mac Cochlain died while a captive in the hands of O Cennetig this year.
Fergal Mag Eochacain died on the ninth of September.
Murchad O Matadain, universal protector of the men of Ireland, was killed by an arrow-shot this year.
Tadc Oc son of Magnus O Conchobair was treacherously killed by Domnall son of Muirchertach O Conchobair with his own hands, in Sligo Castle, after lying in fetters for a long time as Domnall's captive. Not often has a worse murder been committed in Ireland.
Donnchad O Birn rested.
Brian O Cennetig, king of Ormond, was killed by the Galls.
The Archbishop of Tuaim, head of the bounty of Ireland, rested in Christ.