- Nov 17 (O.S.) John Balliol becomes King of Scots.
- Jan 20 Elisabeth I of Bohemia (d. 1330)
- Kublai Khan
Mongolian Emperor and Founder of the Yuan Dynasty
- Apr 4 Nicholas IV, [Girolamo Masci], Pope (1288-92), dies
- Dec 8 John Peckham, English archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 62
- Dec 9 Sa'di, great Persian poet (Orchard, Rose Garden), dies