On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1259

Historical Events

  • Michael VIII Palaiologos is proclaimed co-emperor of the Empire of Nicaea with his ward John IV Laskaris
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About January 1, 1259

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 761 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn