On This Day

1266 in History

Events in History

  • Feb 26 Battle of Benevento fought in Southern Italy between Manfred of Sicily and army of Charles of Anjou

Deaths in History

  • Feb 26 Manfred, bastard son of Emperor Frederik II/king of Sicily, dies at the Battle of Benevento
  • Oct 21 Birger jarl, Swedish statesman (b. 1210)