On This Day

Events in History in 1229

  • Mar 18 Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II crowns himself King of Jerusalem
  • Apr 12 Queen Blanche of Castile & Earl Raymond VII of Toulouse sign peace
  • Apr 23 Ferdinand III of Castile conquers Cáceres
  • Sep 12 Aragonese army led by James I of Aragon disembarks at Santa Ponça, Majorca, to conquer the island
  • Oct 23 Otto II becomes earl of Gelre
  • Dec 31 James I of Aragon the Conqueror enters Medina Mayurqa (Palma) consummating Christian conquest of the island of Majorca