Historical Events In 1261
Friday, 18 June 2021
Feb 28 Hendrik, duke of Brabant (1248-61), dies on this day in history.
May 25 Alexander IV, [Rinaldo dei conti di Segni], Pope (1254-61), dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1261 byzantium Emperor Michael VIII recaptures Constantinople
Aug 29 Jacques Pantaleon elected as Pope Urban IV in the year 1261.
Sep 18 On this day in history koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies
Oct 09 Dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325) in the year 1261.
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.