1250 in history

1250 events chronologically

Feb 8 Seventh Crusade: Crusaders engage Ayyubid forces in the Battle of Al Mansurah
Apr 6 Seventh Crusade: Ayyubids of Egypt capture King Louis IX of France in the Battle of Fariskur

Born in 1250

Apr 8 John Tristan Count of Valois a French prince of the Capetian dynasty. He was jure uxoris Count of Nevers from 1265 to 1270, Count of Auxerre and Tonnerre and also Count of Valois and Crépy
Aug 15 Matteo I Visconti the son of Teobaldo Visconti and Anastasia Pirovano.
Dec 25 John IV Laskaris emperor of Nicaea from August 18, 1258 to December 25, 1261. This empire was one of the Greek states formed from the remaining fragments of the Byzantine Empire, after the capture of Constantinople by Roman Catholics during the Fourth Crusade in 1204

Top 7 most famous people died in 1250

Feb 2 Eric XI of Sweden king of Sweden in 1222–1229 and 1234–1250.
Feb 8 Robert I Count of Artois the first Count of Artois, the fifth son of Louis VIII of France and Blanche of Castile.
Apr 6 Hugh XI of Lusignan de Lusignan, Hugh VI of La Marche or Hugh II of Angoulême or Hugues XI & VI & II de Lusignan. He succeeded his mother Isabelle of Angoulême, former queen of England, as Count of Angoulême in 1246. He likewise succeeded his father Hugh X as Count of La Marche in 1249. Hugh XI de Lusignan was uterine half-brother of Henry III of England
Jul 6 Peter I Duke of Brittany duke of Brittany jure uxoris from 1213 to 1221, then regent of the duchy from 1221 to 1237 as well as 1st Earl of Richmond from 1219 to 1235.
Aug 9 Eric IV of Denmark king of Denmark from 1241 until his death in 1250. He was the son of King Valdemar II by his wife, Berengaria of Portugal, and brother of King Abel and King Christopher I
Oct 4 Herman VI Margrave of Baden Margrave of Baden and titular margrave of Verona from 1243 until his death.
Dec 13 Frederick II Holy Roman Emperor one of the most powerful Holy Roman Emperors of the Middle Ages and head of the House of Hohenstaufen. His political and cultural ambitions, based in Sicily and stretching through Italy to Germany, and even to Jerusalem, were enormous; however, his enemies, especially the popes, prevailed, and his dynasty collapsed soon after his death. Historians have searched for superlatives to describe him, as in the case of Professor Donald Detwiler, who wrote: