On This Day

Historical Figures Who Died in 1250

  • Feb 2 Eric XI of Sweden (b. 1216)
  • Feb 8 Robert I of Artois, French crusader (b. 1216)
  • Feb 8 William II Longespee, dies as a martyr at the battle of Al Mansurah, Egypt (7th Crusade)
  • May 2 Toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered
  • Aug 9 King Eric IV of Denmark (1241-1250), beheaded after being betrayed by his brother (b. 1216)
  • Aug 10 Erik IV Plovpenning, king of Denmark, murdered
  • Oct 4 Herman VI, Margrave of Baden
  • Dec 13 Frederick II, German Emperor (1212-1250), dies at 55