On This Day

Historical Figures Who Died in 1246

  • Feb 25 Dafydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd, 1st to take name Prince of Wales, dies at about 33
  • May 31 Isabella of Angouleme, queen consort of King John of England (1200-16) and Countess of La Marche, dies at about 58
  • Jun 15 Frederik II "the Strijdbare", duke of Austria, dies in battle at 25
  • Jun 16 Lutgardis [Ludgardis], Flemish mystic and saint, dies at about 64
  • Sep 20 Mikhail of Chernigov, ruler of Kiev
  • Sep 30 Yaroslav II of Russia, Grand Prince of Vladimir (1238-46), dies at 55
  • Nov 8 Berenguela of Castile, wife of Alfonso IX of Castile (b. 1180)