Historical Events In 1261
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Feb 28 In the year 1261 hendrik, duke of Brabant (1248-61), dies
May 25 On this day in history alexander IV, [Rinaldo dei conti di Segni], Pope (1254-61), dies
Jul 25 Byzantium Emperor Michael VIII recaptures Constantinople on this day in history.
Aug 29 Jacques Pantaleon elected as Pope Urban IV in the year 1261.
Sep 18 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies in the year 1261.
Oct 09 On this day in history dionysius, the Justified, king of Portugal (1279-1325)
Dec 25 On this day in history john IV Lascaris of the restored Eastern Roman Empire is deposed and blinded by orders of his co-ruler Michael VIII Palaeologus.