On This Day

Historical Events in 1241

  • Mar 18 Kraków is ravaged by Mongols
  • Apr 9 Battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles & Germans
  • Apr 13 Battle of Theiss: Mongols beat Hungarian King Béla IV
  • May 25 1st attack on Jewish community of Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Oct 25 Goffredo Castiglioni elected as Pope Coelestinus IV (-Nov 10 1241)