Historical Events In 1240
Friday, 07 May 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1240 konrad von Thüringen, fifth Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights
Nov 26 Edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1240 mongols under Batu Khan occupy & destroy Kiev