On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1268

Historical Events

  • Conradin, the last legitimate male heir of the German Hohenstaufen dynasty of Kings and Holy Roman Emperors, is executed with Frederick I, Margrave of Baden by Charles I of Sicily

Famous Deaths

  • Conradin, Duke of Swabia (executed) (b. 1252)
  • Frederick I, Margrave of Baden (beheaded) (b. 1249)
1268 Highlights

About October 29, 1268

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 751 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio