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1207 in History

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 15 King John of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton.

King of England King John
King of England
King John

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 8 Sancho II, King of Portugal (1223-47), born in Coimbra, Portugal (d. 1248)
  • Sep 30 Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi, Persian mystic and poet, born in Khorassan, Afghanistan (d. 1273)
  • Oct 1 Henry III, King of England (1216-72, Provisions of Oxford), born in Winchester Castle, Hampshire, England (d. 1272)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 3 Xin Qiji, Chinese poet and military leader, dies at 67