Historical Events In 1240
Saturday, 17 April 2021
Apr 11 Llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies on this day in history.
Apr 14 Llywelyn ap Iorwerth, Prince of Wales, dies in the year 1240.
May 01 In the year 1240 jacques de Vitry, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati and dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals
Jul 15 On this day in history a Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva.
Jul 24 Konrad von Thüringen, fifth Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies
Dec 06 Mongols under Batu Khan occupy & destroy Kiev in the year 1240.