On This Day

What Happened in 1202

Historical Events in 1202

  • Apr 28 King Philip II expels King John of England ("Lackland") from France

Famous People Who Died in 1202

  • Mar 9 King Sverre of Norway (1184-1202), dies
  • Mar 13 Mieszko III, the Elder, grand duke of Poland (1173-77, 1200-02), dies
  • Mar 30 Joachim Van Fiore, Italian religious founder (Joachimism), dies
  • Nov 12 Knut VI, king of the Denen/Turn (1182-1202), dies at about 39