Historical Events In 1240
Sunday, 24 May 2020
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 Jacques de Vitry, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati and dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals on this day in history.
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 In the year 1240 konrad von ThÃ¼ringen, 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.