On This Day

What Happened in 1230

Historical Events

  • Mar 9 Bulgarian Tsar Ivan Asen II defeats Theodore of Epirus near the village of Klokotnitsa
  • May 2 William de Braose, 10th Baron Abergavenny is hanged by Prince Llywelyn the Great
  • Jul 27 Treaty of San Germano between Emperor Frederik II & Pope Gregory IX
  • Aug 31 Bishop Willebrand of Utrecht grants Swells state justice

Famous People Who Died in 1230

  • May 2 William de Braose, Lord of Abergavenny (b. 1197)
  • Jul 28 Duke Leopold VI of Austria (b. 1176)
  • Sep 24 Alfonso IX, King of León and Galicia (1188-1230), dies at 59
  • Dec 15 Ottokar I, king of Bohemia (1197-1230), dies
  • Dec 23 Berengaria of Navarre, queen of Richard I of England