- Oct 12 180 Jews refuse baptism in Munich Germany and are set on fire
- Kublai Khan
Mongolian Emperor and Founder of the Yuan Dynasty
- Jan 7 Charles I of Anjou, king of Naples/bro of King Louis IX, dies at 58
- Mar 28 Pope Martin IV (Simon de Brion), reigned 1281-85.
- May 20 John II of Jerusalem, King of Cyprus (b. 1259)
- Jul 28 Queen Keran of Armenia, consort of Leo III of Armenia
- Oct 5 King Philip III of France (b. 1245)