On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1261

Historical Events

  • John IV Lascaris of the restored Eastern Roman Empire is deposed and blinded by orders of his co-ruler Michael VIII Palaeologus.
1261 Highlights

About December 25, 1261

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 759 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn