On This Day

What Happened in 1237

Historical Events in 1237

  • Sep 25 Treaty of York signed between kings Henry III of England and Alexander II of Scotland establishing boundary between the two countries (mostly unchanged in modern times)
  • Nov 27 Battle of Cortenuova: Holy Roman Emperor Frederik II defeated the Second Lombardian League

Famous People Who Died in 1237

  • Feb 13 Jordanus of Saxon, 2nd general of Dominicans, drowns
  • Mar 23 Jan of Brienne, King of Jerusalem and Emperor of Constantinople, dies