1228 in history

1228 events chronologically

Sep 7 Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II landed in Acre, Palestine and started the Sixth Crusade, which resulted in a peaceful restitution of the Kingdom of Jerusalem

Born in 1228

Apr 25 Conrad IV of Germany Duke of Swabia , King of Jerusalem , King of Germany , and of King of Sicily.

Died in 1228

Apr 25 Isabella II of Jerusalem a princess of French origin who became monarch of Jerusalem.
Jul 9 Stephen Langton Archbishop of Canterbury between 1207 and his death in 1228 and was a central figure in the dispute between King John of England and Pope Innocent III, which was a contributing factor to the crisis which led to the issuing of Magna Carta in 1215. He is also credited with having divided the Bible into the standard modern arrangement of chapters used today
Sep 24 Stefan the First-Crowned Grand Prince of Serbia from 1196, and the King of Serbia from 1217 until his death in 1228. He was the first official Serb King , and through his promotion of the Serbian Grand Principality into a kingdom and helping his brother Saint Sava in establishing the Serbian Church, he is regarded one of the most important of the long lasting Nemanjić dynasty