On This Day

1275 in History

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

May 23 King Edward I of England orders cessation of persecution of French Jews

King of England Edward I
King of England
Edward I
  • Oct 27 Traditional founding of the city of Amsterdam

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 15 Margaret Plantagenet, English princess (d. 1318)
  • Sep 27 John II, Duke of Brabant (d. 1312)

Deaths in History

  • Jan 6 Raymundus of Penafort, Spanish church law scholar, dies
  • Feb 10 Arnold Fitz Thedmar, English chronicler of the mayors and sheriffs of London in 1188–1274, reported to have died at 73 (probably died 1274)
  • Sep 24 Humphrey de Bohun, 2nd Earl of Hereford, Constable of England (b. 1208)