On This Day

What Happened in 1228

Historical Events in 1228

  • Nov 5 Wu MeKuan, a collection of 48 Zen koans, compiled in China

Famous People Born in 1228

  • Apr 25 Conrad IV, King of Germany, Jerusalem and Sicily, born in Andria, Sicily (d. 1254)

Famous People Who Died in 1228

  • Jul 9 Stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury
  • Sep 24 Stefanus I Nemanjic de Eerstgekroonde, king of Serbia (1217-28), dies
  • Nov 8 Dirk I, ruler of Heinsberg/Valkenburg, dies