Historical Events For 1279
Friday, 15 December 2017
Feb 16 Afonso III, King of Portugal (1248-79), dies in the year 1279.
Mar 19 In the year 1279 a Mongolian victory in the Battle of Yamen ends the Song Dynasty in China.
Apr 13 Boleslaw the Pious, Polish duke in the year 1279.
Apr 14 In the year 1279 boleslaus of Greater Poland
Sep 10 Robert Kilwardby/Anglicus, English philosopher/Cardinal, dies in the year 1279.
Oct 12 Nichiren, a Japanese Buddhist monk founder of Nichiren Buddhism, inscribes the Dai-Gohonzon on this day in history.