Yan Yu (poetry theorist)
Yan Yu (Chinese: 严羽; 1191–1241) was a Chinese poetry theorist and poet of the southern Song Dynasty. He was born in Shaowu and was active during the reign of Lizong. Yan never became an officer al...
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Roger Niger
Roger Niger (died 1241) was a thirteenth-century cleric who became Bishop of London. He is also known as Saint Roger of Beeleigh.
In 1192 Niger was named a canon of St Paul's Cathedral, London, an...
Coloman of Galicia-Lodomeria
Coloman of Galicia-Lodomeria (Hungarian: Kálmán, Ukrainian: Коломан) (1208 – 1241) was a member of the Árpád dynasty. He was Prince of Halych (1214–15) and he became the first anointed and cr...
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Mu'izz ad-Din Mahmud
Mu'izz ad-Din Mahmud was the Zengid Emir of Jazira 1208–1241. He was successor of Imad ad-Din Zengi II.
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Chormaqan
Chormaqan (also Chormagan or Chormaqan Noyan) (died 1241) was one of the most famous generals of the Mongol Empire under Genghis Khan and Ögedei Khan. He was also a member of the keshik.Chormaqan is m...
Pope Celestine IV
Pope Celestine IV (Latin: Caelestinus IV; died 10 November 1241), born Goffredo da Castiglione, was Pope from 25 October 1241 to his death on 10 November of the same year.Born in Milan, Goffredo o...
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Gilbert Marshal, 4th Earl of Pembroke
Gilbert Marshal, 4th Earl of Pembroke (1194 – 27 June 1241) was the third son of William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke and Isabel de Clare, 4th Countess of Pembroke, the daughter of Richard de Clare.G...
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Pope Gregory IX
Pope Gregory IX (Latin: Gregorius IX; c. 1145 – 22 August 1241), born Ugolino di Conti, was Pope from 19 March 1227 to his death in 1241. He is known for instituting the Papal Inquisition, a mecha...
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Dominic I Rátót
Dominic (I) from the kindred Rátót (Hungarian: Rátót nembeli (I) Domokos; died 11 April 1241) was a Hungarian distinguished nobleman from the gens Rátót, who served as master of the treasury betwe...
Isabella of England
Isabella of England (1214 – 1 December 1241), was Holy Roman Empress, German Queen, and Queen consort of Sicily.She was the fourth child but second daughter of King John of England and Isabella ...
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Narjot de Toucy (died 1241)
Narjot de Toucy (died 1241), lord of Bazarnes, was the son of Narjot II of Toucy (France) and his wife Agnes de Dampierre.
Alongside his father-in-law Theodore Branas and Geoffroy de Merry, Narjot...
Ugrin Csák (bishop)
Ugrin Csák (Hugolin, Ugolin) was archbishop of Kalocsa (Kalocza, Kalocsa-Bacs), Hungary (88 km south of Budapest) from 1219 until his death at the Battle of Mohi (Sajó River) on April 11, 1241.
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Padraig, Earl of Atholl
Padraig or Patrick of Atholl was Mormaer of Atholl, from 1236/7 until 1241. The Chronicle of Melrose tells us that while he was lodging in Haddington, East Lothian, his enemies, "most wicked men," tor...
Rashidun al-Suri
Rashidun al-Suri (Arabic: رشيد الدين الصوري‎, 1177–1241) was a leading physician and botanist in the Islamic world in the 13th century. He served the leading figures of the Ayyubid dynasty....
Valdemar II of Denmark
Valdemar II (9 May 1170 or 28 June 1170 – 28 March 1241), called Valdemar the Victorious or Valdemar the Conqueror (Valdemar Sejr), was the King of Denmark from 1202 until his death in 1241. The nickn...
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Amaury VI of Montfort
Amaury VI de Montfort (1195–1241) was the son of the elder Simon de Montfort and Alice of Montmorency, and the brother of the younger Simon de Montfort.Amaury (or Amalric) participated in the Albigens...
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Blondel de Nesle
Blondel de Nesle – either Jean I of Nesle (c. 1155 – 1202) or his son Jean II of Nesle (died 1241) – was a French trouvère.The name 'Blondel de Nesle' is attached to twenty-four or twenty-five courtly...
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Andrew, son of Serafin
Andrew, son of Serafin (Hungarian: Szerafin fia András; died 11 April 1241) was a Hungarian baron and landowner, who held several secular positions during the reign of kings Andrew II and Béla IV....
Balian Grenier
Balian I Grenier was the Count of Sidon and one of the most important lords of the Kingdom of Jerusalem from 1202 to 1241. He succeeded his father Renaud. His mother was Helvis, a daughter of Balian o...
Pope Gregory IX and Judaism
The relations between Pope Gregory IX and Judaism were comparatively good for a medieval Pope, since Gregory acted as a political protector to persecuted Jewish communities. However, he also enacted c...
Bernard of Quintavalle
Bernard, son of Quintavalle, son of Berardello, (died 1241) was one of the first followers of St. Francis of Assisi. Bernard was declared as the Minorum Ordinis prima plantula, the "First fruits of t...
Ögedei Khan
Ögedei Khan, born Ögedei (also Ogodei, Mongolian: ᠦᠭᠦᠳᠡᠢ, c. 1186 – 11 December 1241), was the third son of Genghis Khan and second Great Khan (Khagan) of the Mongol Empire, succeeding his father. He ...
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Pousa, son of Sólyom
Pousa, son of Sólyom (Hungarian: Sólyom fia Pósa; died 31 March 1241) was a Hungarian distinguished nobleman, who served as voivode of Transylvania twice, in 1227 and 1235 to 1241.Pousa served as ...
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Hermann Joseph
Saint Hermann Joseph, O.Praem., (ca. 1150 – 4 April 1241) was a German Premonstratensian canon regular and mystic. Never formally canonized, in 1958 his status as a saint of the Roman C...
Mongol-Jin Dynasty War
The Mongol conquest of the Jin dynasty (Chinese: 蒙金戰爭), also known as the Mongol-Jin War, lasted over 23 years and the Jin dynasty finally fell in 1234, the year that the Mongol Empire had claimed...
Mongol invasions of Korea
The Mongol invasions of Korea (1231–1259) comprised a series of campaigns between 1231 and 1270 by the Mongol Empire against the Kingdom of Goryeo (the proto-state of modern-day Korea). There were si...
Snorri Sturluson
Snorri Sturluson (1179 – 23 September 1241) was an Icelandic historian, poet, and politician. He was elected twice as a lawspeaker at the Icelandic parliament, the Althing. He was the author of the Pr...
Puresh
Puresh (Moksha: Каназор Пуреш) was a Moksha kanazor (king), ruler of the Murunza kingdom in the Middle Volga region. He was ally of Russian Grand Prince Yuri II and of Cuman Khan Köten against the...