Henry of Asti, Greek patriarch died on January 17, 1345.

Henry of Asti was the titular Roman Catholic patriarch of Constantinople from 1339 and bishop of Negroponte in Frankish Greece. His fame rests on his leadership of the first Smyrniote crusade (1342–45), on which he died.

Henry of Asti, Greek patriarch died on January 17, 1345.

January 17, 1345

Henry of Asti was the titular Roman Catholic patriarch of Constantinople from 1339 and bishop of Negroponte in Frankish Greece. His fame rests on his leadership of the first Smyrniote crusade (1342–45), on which he died.