Historical Events Happened In 1261
Thursday, 30 June 2016
Feb 28 Hendrik, duke of Brabant (1248-61), dies on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1261 alexander IV, [Rinaldo dei conti di Segni], Pope (1254-61), dies
Jul 25 Byzantium Emperor Michael VIII recaptures Constantinople in the year 1261.
Aug 29 Jacques Pantaleon elected as Pope Urban IV in the year 1261.
Sep 18 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies on this day in history.
Oct 09 Dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325) in the year 1261.
Dec 25 In the year 1261 john IV Lascaris of the restored Eastern Roman Empire is deposed and blinded by orders of his co-ruler Michael VIII Palaeologus.