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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1170s  1180s  1190s  – 1200s –  1210s  1220s  1230s
Years: 1197 1198 119912001201 1202 1203

1200 (MCC) is a year in the 12th century. Had the Gregorian calendar existed that year or before, the year 1200 would have been a century leap year and a leap year starting on Saturday.

Events

Births

  • Al-Abhari, Persian philosopher and mathematician (died 1265)
  • Ulrich von Liechtenstein, German nobleman and poet (died 1278)
  • Adam Marsh, English Franciscan (approximate date; died 1259)
  • John Fitzalan, Lord of Oswestry
  • Matthew Paris, English Benedictine monk and chronicler (approximate date; died 1259)
  • Rabbi Isaac ben Moses of Vienna (died 1270)
  • Dogen Zenji, founder of Soto Zen (died 1253)

Deaths


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