On This Day

Historical Figures Who Died in 1286

  • Jan 5 Zhenjin, Crown Prince of the Mongol Empire, son of Kublai Khan and father of his successor Temür, dies at about 43
  • Mar 19 Alexander III, King of Scotland, dies at 44
  • Aug 22 Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
  • Sep 22 Mugaku Sogen, Zen Rinzai line founder of Engakuji temple, dies at 60
  • Oct 8 John I of Dreux, Duke of Brittany (b. 1217)
  • Nov 22 Eric V of Denmark, Danish King (b. 1249)