Historical Events Happened In 1261
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Feb 28 Hendrik, duke of Brabant (1248-61), dies in the year 1261.
May 25 Alexander IV, [Rinaldo dei conti di Segni], Pope (1254-61), dies in the year 1261.
Jul 25 On this day in history byzantium Emperor Michael VIII recaptures Constantinople
Aug 29 On this day in history jacques Pantaleon elected as Pope Urban IV
Sep 18 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1261 dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325)
Dec 25 John IV Lascaris of the restored Eastern Roman Empire is deposed and blinded by orders of his co-ruler Michael VIII Palaeologus on this day in history.