1230 in history

1230 events chronologically

Mar 9 Bulgarian tsar Ivan Asen II defeats Theodore of Epirus in the Battle of Klokotnitsa
May 2 William de Braose is hanged by Prince Llywelyn the Great
Jun 24 The Siege of Jaén started in the context of the Spanish Reconquista

Born in 1230

Mar 13 Pietro Ziani the forty-third Doge of Venice from 15 August 1205 to 1229, succeededing Enrico Dandolo. He was the son of Doge Sebastian Ziani of the very rich noble family. He was married to Maria Baseggio and Constance of Sicily
Sep 9 Siegfried II (Archbishop of Mainz) archbishop of Mainz from 1200 to 1230.

Top 7 most famous people died in 1230

Jan 30 Pelagio Galvani a Leonese Cardinal, and canon lawyer. He became a papal legate and leader of the Fifth Crusade
May 2 William de Braose (died 1230) the son of Reginald de Braose by his first wife, Grecia Briwere. He was an ill-fated member of a powerful and long lived dynasty of Marcher Lords
May 13 Casimir I of Opole a Duke of Opole-Racibórz from 1211 until his death.
Jul 12 Margaret Countess of Blois a French noblewoman. She was suo jure countess of Blois from 1218 to 1230
Jul 28 Leopold VI Duke of Austria the Duke of Styria from 1194 and the Duke of Austria from 1198 to his death in 1230. He was a member of the House of Babenberg
Dec 15 Ottokar I of Bohemia duke and then king of Bohemia. He was a member of the Přemyslid dynasty
Dec 23 Berengaria of Navarre Queen of England as the wife of Richard She was the eldest daughter of Sancho VI of Navarre and Sancha of Castile. As is the case with many of the medieval English queens, relatively little is known of her life