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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 12th century13th century14th century
Decades: 1200s  1210s  1220s  – 1230s –  1240s  1250s  1260s
Years: 1234 1235 123612371238 1239 1240

Events

Births

  • Bohemond VI of Antioch, ruler of the principality of Antioch

Deaths

  • April 15 – Richard Poore, English ecclesiastic
  • June 6 – John de Scotia, 9th Earl of Huntingdon
  • John of Brienne, king of Jerusalem and Latin Emperor of Constantinople (born c. 1148)
  • Jordanus Nemorarius, German scientist
  • Pons de Capduelh, French troubadour
  • September 23Snorri Sturluson, Icelandic historian, poet and politician (born c.1178)

Monarchs/Presidents

  • Aragon – James I King of Aragon and count of Barcelona (reigned from 1213 to 1276)
  • Castile – Ferdinand III, the Saint King of Castile and León (reigned from 1217 to 1252)
  • Joan, wife of Llwelyn the Great

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