Köten
Köten or Kotyan (fl. 1223–39) was a Cuman military commander and khan (lord) of the Terteroba clan during the mid–13th century.
He forged the Cuman–Kievan Rus alliance against the Tatars. His son-...
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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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...
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 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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Buzád Hahót
Buzád II Hahót, O.P., (Hungarian: Hahót nembeli (II) Buzád; c. 1180 – April 1241) was a Hungarian nobleman, the first known Ban of Severin. He later gave up his position in society and entered the...
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Eleanor, Fair Maid of Brittany
Eleanor the "Fair Maid of Brittany", titular Duchess of Brittany and 5th Countess of Richmond (c. 1184 – 10 August 1241), also known as Damsel of Brittany, Pearl of Brittany or Beauty of Brittany, was...
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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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Mongol invasion of Europe
The Mongol invasion of Europe in the 13th century was the military effort by the Mongols to invade and conquer Eastern Europe and Central Europe. It involved the severe and rampant destruction of East...
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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...
Battle of Legnica
The Battle of Legnica (Polish: bitwa pod Legnicą), also known as the Battle of Liegnitz (German: Schlacht von Liegnitz) or Battle of Wahlstatt (German: Schlacht bei Wahlstatt), was a battl...
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Mary, Countess of Blois
Mary, Countess of Blois, also known as Marie of Avesnes, (1200–1241) was countess of Blois from 1230 to 1241.She was the daughter of Walter of Avesnes and Margaret of Blois.In 1226, Mary married Hugh ...
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...
Berenguer de Palou II
Berenguer de Palou II (died 1241) was bishop of Barcelona from 1212 to 1241. He was a major supporter of James I of Aragon. He began his career as a canon priest in Barcelona Cathedral during the epi...
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Mongol invasions of India
The Mongol Empire launched several invasions into the Indian subcontinent from 1221 to 1327, with many of the later raids made by the unruly Qaraunas of Mongol origin. The Mongols subjugated Kashmir a...
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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...
Henry II the Pious
Henry II the Pious (Polish: Henryk II Pobożny) (ca. 1196/1207 – 9 April 1241), of the Silesian line of the Piast dynasty was Duke of Silesia at Wrocław and Duke of Kraków and thus High Duke of all...
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Mongol conquest of the Song Dynasty
The Mongol conquest of the Song dynasty under Kublai Khan (r. 1260–1294) was the final step for the Mongols to rule the whole of China. It is also considered the Mongol Empire's last great military ac...
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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...