On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1282

Historical Events

  • Llywelyn ab Gruffydd/Llywelyn the Last, last native Prince of Wales is killed at Cilmeri, near Builth Wells, south Wales. Reigned from 1259.

Famous Deaths

  • Michael VIII, Paleologus, Byzantine emperor (1259-82), dies
1282 Highlights

About December 11, 1282

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 737 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius