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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 12th century13th century14th century
Decades: 1180s  1190s  1200s  – 1210s –  1220s  1230s  1240s
Years: 1210 1211 121212131214 1215 1216
1213 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1213
MCCXIII
Ab urbe condita 1966
Armenian calendar 662
ԹՎ ՈԿԲ
Assyrian calendar 5963
Balinese saka calendar 1134–1135
Bengali calendar 620
Berber calendar 2163
English Regnal year 14 Joh. 1 – 15 Joh. 1
Buddhist calendar 1757
Burmese calendar 575
Byzantine calendar 6721–6722
Chinese calendar 壬申年 (Water Monkey)
3909 or 3849
    — to —
癸酉年 (Water Rooster)
3910 or 3850
Coptic calendar 929–930
Discordian calendar 2379
Ethiopian calendar 1205–1206
Hebrew calendar 4973–4974
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1269–1270
 - Shaka Samvat 1134–1135
 - Kali Yuga 4313–4314
Holocene calendar 11213
Igbo calendar 213–214
Iranian calendar 591–592
Islamic calendar 609–610
Japanese calendar Kenryaku 3 / Kenpō 1
(建保元年)
Javanese calendar 1121–1122
Julian calendar 1213
MCCXIII
Korean calendar 3546
Minguo calendar 699 before ROC
民前699年
Nanakshahi calendar −255
Thai solar calendar 1755–1756
Tibetan calendar 阳水猴年
(male Water-Monkey)
1339 or 958 or 186
    — to —
阴水鸡年
(female Water-Rooster)
1340 or 959 or 187

1213 (MCCXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1213th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 213th year of the 2nd millennium, the 13th year of the 13th century, and the 4th year of the 1210s decade.

Events

  • May 30 – Battle of Damme; English fleet under William Longsword destroyes a French fleet off the Belgian port in the first major victory for the fledgling Royal Navy.
  • September 12 – Battle of Muret; The Toulousain and Aragonese forces of Raymond VI of Toulouse and Peter II of Aragon defeated by the Albigensian Crusade under Simon de Montfort
  • Jin China is overrun by Mongols under Genghis Khan, who plunder the countryside and cities, until only Beijing remained free, despite two bloody palace coups and a lengthy siege.
  • Pope Innocent III issues a charter, calling for the Fifth Crusade to recapture Jerusalem.

Births

  • March 9 – Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy, French crusader (died 1271)
  • June 10 – Fakhruddin 'Iraqi, Persian philosopher and Sufi mystic

Deaths

  • September 12 – King Peter II of Aragon (killed in battle) (born 1174)
  • September 24 – Gertrude of Merania, wife of Andrew II of Hungary (murdered) (born 1185)
  • October 10 – Frederick II, Duke of Lorraine
  • Dowsprunk, Grand Prince of Lithuania
  • Geoffrey Fitz Peter, 1st Earl of Essex
  • Sharafeddin Tusi, Persian mathematician (born 1135)
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