1249 in history

1249 events chronologically

Feb 16 Andrew of Longjumeau is dispatched by Louis IX of France as his ambassador to meet with the Khagan of the Mongol Empire
Jul 13 Coronation of Alexander III as King of Scots

Born in 1249

Mar 9 Siegfried III (Archbishop of Mainz) Archbishop of Mainz from 1230 to 1249. He in 1244 granted freedom to the citizens of Mainz, who subsequently could run their affairs more independently though their own council; in law it remained an episcopal city
Jul 9 Emperor Kameyama the 90th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. His reign spanned the years from 1259 through 1274
Jul 15 Heinrich von Hohenlohe the seventh Grand Master of the Teutonic Order, serving between 1244 and 1249. He was the son of one of the richest and most powerful feudal lords in Württemberg and had four brothers and one sister
Jul 19 Jacopo Tiepolo Doge of Venice from 6 March 1229 to 2 May 1249. He had previously served as the first Venetian duke of Crete, and two terms as podestà in Constantinople. During his first term, following the capture and mysterious end of Peter of Courtenay, Tiepolo acted as de facto ruler of the Latin Empire, negotiating treaties on behalf of the Empire with Egypt and the Seljuk Turks
Sep 4 Amadeus V Count of Savoy the Count of Savoy from 1285 to 1323. He established Chambéry as his seat. He was the son of Thomas II of Savoy and Beatrice Fieschi

Died in 1249

Jan 15 Archambaud IX of Bourbon a ruler of Bourbonnais in the modern region of Auvergne, France.
Jun 5 Hugh X of Lusignan Count of Angoulême by marriage.
Jul 6 Alexander II of Scotland King of Scots from 1214 to his death.
Sep 27 Raymond VII Count of Toulouse Count of Toulouse, Duke of Narbonne and Marquis of Provence from 1222 until his death.