Famous People Who Died in 1226

  • Mar 7 William de Longespee, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English military leader

Francis of AssisiFrancis of Assisi (1181-1226)

Oct 3 Italian founder of the Franciscan Order, dies at 44 or 45

  • Nov 8 Louis VIII, the Lion, King of France (1223-26), dies at 39
  • Nov 14 Frederick of Isenberg, German politician (executed) (b. 1193)
  • Dec 11 Robert de Ros, northern English Nobleman (one of the Twenty-five barons appoints under the Magna Carta) (b. 1177)