Historical Events In 1240
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
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 on this day in history.
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 ThÃ¼ringen, fifth Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights on this day in history.
Nov 26 Edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies in the year 1240.
Dec 06 On this day in history mongols under Batu Khan occupy & destroy Kiev