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Deaths in History in 1285

  • Jan 7 Charles I of Anjou, king of Naples/bro of King Louis IX, dies at 58
  • Mar 28 Pope Martin IV (Simon de Brion), reigned 1281-85.
  • May 20 John II of Jerusalem, King of Cyprus (b. 1259)
  • Jul 28 Queen Keran of Armenia, consort of Leo III of Armenia
  • Oct 5 Philip III "the Bold", King of France (1270-85), dies of dysentery at 40
  • Nov 2 King Peter III of Aragon (b. 1239)
  • Nov 10 Pedro III, King of Aragon (1276-85) and King of Sicily (1282-85), dies of unknown causes at around 45 or 46