What Happened in September 1260

Historical Events

  • Sep 3 Battle of Ain Jalut: Bahr: Mamluk of Egypt defeat Mongol army led by Kitbuqa in the Levant - often labelled a turning point in world history, saving the Arabic-Islamic civilization from destruction
  • Sep 4 Battle at Montaperti, Tuscany, between rival factions the Guelphs and Ghibellines