Historical Events In 1240
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Apr 11 Llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1240 llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies
May 01 In the year 1240 jacques de Vitry, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati and dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals
Jul 15 A Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva in the year 1240.
Jul 24 On this day in history konrad von Thüringen, fifth Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights
Nov 26 Edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies in the year 1240.
Dec 06 Mongols under Batu Khan occupy & destroy Kiev on this day in history.