Historical Events In 1240
Monday, 26 July 2021
Apr 11 On this day in history llywelyn ab Iorwerth the Great, monarch of Wales (1194-1240), dies
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 In the year 1240 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 in the year 1240.
Nov 26 Edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies in the year 1240.
Dec 06 Mongols under Batu Khan occupy & destroy Kiev in the year 1240.