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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 12th century13th century14th century
Decades: 1190s  1200s  1210s  – 1220s –  1230s  1240s  1250s
Years: 1217 1218 121912201221 1222 1223

Events

Architecture

Births

  • April 1 – Emperor Go-Saga of Japan (died 1272)
  • November 11 – Alphonse of Toulouse, son of Louis VIII of France (died 1271)
  • Thomas Ercildoun, Scottish minstrel (died 1297)
  • Alexander Nevsky, Grand Prince of Novgorod and Vladimir
  • Przemysł I of Poland (died 1257)
  • Yaroslav of Russia, Grand Duke of Vladimir
  • Walter de Burgh, 1st Earl of Ulster (died 1271)

Deaths

  • February 17 – Theobald I, Duke of Lorraine
  • April 15 – Adolf of Altena, Archbishop of Cologne
  • Michael Choniates, Byzantine writer and ecclesiastic
  • Farid od-Din Mohammad ebn Ebrahim 'Attar, Persian mystical poet
  • Saxo Grammaticus, Danish historian (born 1150)
  • Henry de Bohun, 1st Earl of Hereford (born 1176)
  • Mestwin I of Pomerania
  • Queen Urraca of Portugal spouse of King Afonso II of Portugal (born 1186)

Office holders

  • List of state leaders in 1220
  • List of religious leaders in 1220

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