Historical Events In 1240
Tuesday, 26 October 2021
Apr 11 Llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies in the year 1240.
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 in the year 1240.
Jul 15 A Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva in the year 1240.
Jul 24 Konrad von Thüringen, fifth Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights in the year 1240.
Nov 26 On this day in history edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies
Dec 06 In the year 1240 mongols under Batu Khan occupy & destroy Kiev