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12th century - 13th century - 14th century
|1257 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
|Art and literature|
|1257 in poetry|
|Gregorian calendar||1257 |
|Ab urbe condita||2010|
|Armenian calendar||706 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-587 – -586|
|Coptic calendar||973 – 974|
|Ethiopian calendar||1249 – 1250|
|Hebrew calendar||5017 – 5018|
|- Vikram Samvat||1312 – 1313|
|- Shaka Samvat||1179 – 1180|
|- Kali Yuga||4358 – 4359|
|Iranian calendar||635 – 636|
|Islamic calendar||654 – 655|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1917|
|Thai solar calendar||1800|
Events[edit | edit source]
- Robert de Sorbon founds the Collège de Sorbonne at Paris, giving a formal college (and still-common name) to the already existing University of Paris in France.
- Matthew Paris, English historian, personally intreviews King Henry III of England for a week straight while compiling his major work of English history, Chronica Majora.
- King Henry III of England orders the production of an twenty pence English coin of pure gold, the first high-denomination coin minted in England and the first to use gold. Unfortunately for King Henry, the bullion value of the coins was about 20% higher than the nominal face value, leading to poor circulation as coins were melted down by individuals for their gold content.
- The second Genoese War breaks out between Genoa and Venice in Outremer known as the War of Saint Sabas.
- The city of Kraków is rebuilt by Boleslaus V of Poland after being nearly destroyed in the Tatar invasions in 1241.
- The Japanese Kōgen era ends, and the Shōka era begins.
- Mongols take Annam (northern Vietnam).
Births[edit | edit source]
- October 14 - King Przemysł II of Poland (d. 1296)
- Beatrice of Burgundy (died 1310)
- King Sancho IV of Castile and León (died 1295)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- June 4 - Duke Przemysł I of Greater Poland
- August 15 - Saint Hyacinth
- December 24 - John I (born 1218)
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People of the year 1257 at Familypedia
15 people were born in 1257
21 children were born to the 8 women born in 1257
19 people died in 1257
1016 people lived in 1257
Events of the year 1257 at Familypedia
6 people were married in 1257.
There were 1 military battles in 1257.
|Battle of Mount Tugov (1257)||16 July 1257 JL|
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