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|Gregorian calendar||1262 |
|Ab urbe condita||2015|
|Armenian calendar||711 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-582 – -581|
|Coptic calendar||978 – 979|
|Ethiopian calendar||1254 – 1255|
|Hebrew calendar||5022 – 5023|
|- Vikram Samvat||1317 – 1318|
|- Shaka Samvat||1184 – 1185|
|- Kali Yuga||4363 – 4364|
|Iranian calendar||640 – 641|
|Islamic calendar||660 – 661|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1922|
|Thai solar calendar||1805|
Events[edit | edit source]
- King Mindaugas of Lithuania renounces Christianity, returning to his pagan roots and reverting to Grand Duke of Lithuania.
- The Icelandic Commonwealth enters into a treaty establishing a union with Norway and acknowledges Norwegian King Haakon IV as its ruler.
- Strasbourg becomes an Imperial Free City of the Holy Roman Empire.
- King Henry III of England obtains a papal bull releasing him from the Provisions of Oxford, preceding the Second Barons' War, a civil war started in 1263.
- King Mengrai of the Lannathai kingdom in present day Thailand founds the city of Chiang Rai as the kingdom's first capital.
- Adam de la Halle writes the first operetta, "Le Jeu de la Feuillee".
- Richard of Chichester is canonized as a saint; he is best known for authoring the prayer later adapted into the song Day by Day in the musical Godspell.
Births[edit | edit source]
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- July 15 - Richard de Clare, English soldier (born 1222)
- Aegidius of Assisi, companion of Saint Francis of Assisi
- Shinran Shonin, Japanese founder of the Jodo Shinshu branch of Pure Land Buddhism
- Matilda II of Boulogne, Queen of Portugal, spouse of King Afonso III of Portugal (born 1202)
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