On This Day

Deaths in History in 1282

  • Jan 9 Abû 'Uthmân Sa'îd Hakam al Qurashi, ruler of Minorca (b. 1204)
  • Aug 25 Thomas Cantilupe, English saint (b. ca 1218)
  • Oct 13 Nichiren Japanese founder of Nichiren Buddhism (b. 1222)
  • Dec 11 Michael VIII, Paleologus, Byzantine emperor (1259-82), dies