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

Election of Interest

Sep 11 Ögedei, son of Genghis Khan, is elected the Mongolian Khan, succeeding Genghis after his father's death (or 13 Sept)

  • 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