On This Day

What Happened in 1277

Historical Events in 1277

  • Mar 7 Condemnation of 219 philosophical and theological theses by Stephen Tempier, Bishop of Paris.
  • Nov 25 Giovanni Gaetano Orsini elected as Pope Nicolas III

World Leaders in 1277

  • Kublai KhanKublai Khan
    Mongolian Emperor and Founder of the Yuan Dynasty

Famous People Who Died in 1277

  • May 1 Stefanus IV Uros I de Great, King of Serbia (1243-76), dies
  • May 20 John XXI, [Petrus Juliani/Hispanus], Portuguese Pope (1276-77), dies. (b. 1215)
  • Jul 1 Baibars, Mameluk sultan of Egypt (b. 1223)