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|Gregorian calendar||1248 |
|Ab urbe condita||2001|
|Armenian calendar||697 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-596 – -595|
|Coptic calendar||964 – 965|
|Ethiopian calendar||1240 – 1241|
|Hebrew calendar||5008 – 5009|
|- Vikram Samvat||1303 – 1304|
|- Shaka Samvat||1170 – 1171|
|- Kali Yuga||4349 – 4350|
|Iranian calendar||626 – 627|
|Islamic calendar||645 – 646|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1908|
|Thai solar calendar||1791|
Events[edit | edit source]
- April 26 - The Gothic chapel Sainte-Chapelle is concecrated in Paris, France.
- August 15 - The foundation stone of the Cologne cathedral is laid after an older cathedral on the site burns down on April 30. Construction is completed 632 years later, in 1880.
- King Louis IX of France launches the Seventh Crusade, leading an army of 20,000 toward Egypt.
- King Ferdinand III of Castile recaptures the city of Seville from the Moors during the Reconquista.
- Roger Bacon publishes the formula of black powder in Europe.
- Pope Innocent IV grants the Croats permission to use their own language and script in liturgy (see Glagolitic alphabet).
- Construction on the Alhambra palace, in Granada, Spain, is begun by the Moors.
- The University of Piacenza is founded.
- Tallinn (Reval) receives Lübeck Rights.
- The Aztec Empire is established
Births[edit | edit source]
- Blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (approximate date; died 1300)
- Robert II (died 1306)
- Gao Kegong, Chinese painter
- King Charles II of Naples (approximate date)
- Peter Olivi, Franciscan theologian
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- January 4 - King Sancho II of Portugal
- February 1 - Henry II (born 1207)
- Adachi Kagemori, Japanese samurai
- Güyük Khan, ruler of the Mongol Empire
- King Harald of the Isle of Man
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