On This Day

Events in History in 1276

  • Jan 21 Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V
  • Mar 9 Augsburg becomes an Imperial Free City
  • May 24 Magnus Ladulås is crowned King of Sweden in Uppsala Cathedral
  • Jun 14 While taking exile in Fuzhou, southern China, from advancing Mongol invaders, remnants of the Song Dynasty court hold coronation ceremony for young prince Zhao Shi, making him Emperor Duanzong of Song
  • Sep 8 John XXI [Peter Juliani] elected Pope, only Portuguese Pope