- Jun 20 French & Spanish crusaders unite against the Almohaden at Toledo
- Jul 10 The most severe of several early fires of London burns most of the city to the ground.
- Jul 16 Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Muslim power in Spain
- Aug 25 Children's crusade under Nicolas (10) reaches Genoa
- Sep 25 Emperor Frederik II ends Golden Degree (Bohemia)
- Sep 26 Golden Bull of Sicily certified hereditary royal title in Bohemia for Přemyslid dynasty.
- Dec 9 Frederick II (later also Holy Roman Emperor) crowned King of Germany in Mainz
- Genghis Khan
Great Khan of the Mongol Empire
- Mar 22 Emperor Go-Horikawa of Japan (d. 1235)