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|Gregorian calendar||1252 |
|Ab urbe condita||2005|
|Armenian calendar||701 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-592 – -591|
|Coptic calendar||968 – 969|
|Ethiopian calendar||1244 – 1245|
|Hebrew calendar||5012 – 5013|
|- Vikram Samvat||1307 – 1308|
|- Shaka Samvat||1174 – 1175|
|- Kali Yuga||4353 – 4354|
|Iranian calendar||630 – 631|
|Islamic calendar||649 – 650|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1912|
|Thai solar calendar||1795|
Events[edit | edit source]
Europe[edit | edit source]
- May 15 - Pope Innocent IV issues the papal bull Ad exstirpanda, which authorizes the torture of heretics in the Medieval Inquisition. Torture quickly gains widespread usage across Catholic Europe.
- The first European gold coins are minted in the Italian city of Florence, and are known as florins.
- The Polish land of Lebus is incorporated into German state of Brandenburg, marking the start of Brandenburg's expansion into previously Polish areas (Neumark).
- The Swedish city of Stockholm is founded by Birger Jarl.
- The Lithuanian city of Klaipėda (Memel) is founded by the Teutonic Knights.
- The town and monastery of Orval in Belgium burn to the ground; rebuilding takes 100 years.
- Thomas Aquinas travels to the University of Paris to begin his studies there for a masters degree.
- In astronomy, work begins on the recording of the Alfonsine tables.
Asia[edit | edit source]
- The classic Japanese text Jikkunsho is completed.
- The Chinese era Chunyou ends.
- Mongols take westernmost province of Song Dynasty empire.
Births[edit | edit source]
- March 25 - Conradin, Duke of Swabia (d. 1268)
- Safi Al-Din, Persian Sufi leader
- Amadeus V of Savoy (died 1323)
- Eleanor de Montfort, princess of Wales (died 1282)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- March 6 - Saint Rose of Viterbo, Italian saint (born 1235)
- May 30 - King Ferdinand III of Castile and Leon
- June 29 - King Abel of Denmark (born 1218)
- November 26 - Blanche of Castile, queen of Louis VIII of France and regent of France (born 1188)
- Queen Isabella of Armenia
- Sorghaghtani Beki, Mongolian empress and regent
- Giovanni da Pian del Carpini, Italian chronicler of the Mongol Empire
- Theobald IV of Champagne (born 1201)
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