1282 in history

1282 events chronologically

Mar 30 The people of Sicily rebel against the Angevin king Charles I, in what becomes known as the Sicilian Vespers
Aug 30 Peter III of Aragon, originally traveling with his fleet on a military expedition against the Hafsid Kingdom, ends up in the Sicilian town of Trapani, after he was asked by the inhabitants of Palermo to help in the fight against Charles of Anjou
Nov 9 Pope Martin IV excommunicates King Peter III of Aragon
Dec 11 Battle of Orewin Bridge: Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, the last native Prince of Wales, is killed at Cilmeri, near Builth Wells, in mid-Wales

Born in 1282

Apr 15 Frederick IV Duke of Lorraine the Duke of Lorraine from 1312 to his death.
May 5 Juan Manuel Prince of Villena a Spanish medieval writer, nephew of Alfonso X of Castile, son of Manuel of Castile and Beatrice of Savoy. He inherited from his father the great Seigneury of Villena, receiving the titles of Lord, Duke and lastly Prince of Villena
Aug 7 Elizabeth of Rhuddlan the eighth and youngest daughter of King Edward I and Queen Eleanor of Castile. Of all of her siblings, she was closest to her younger brother King Edward II, as they were only two years apart in age
Aug 19 Hartmann von Heldrungen the 11th Grand Master of the Teutonic Order, serving from 1273 to 1282.

Top 7 most famous people died in 1282

Jan 9 Abû 'Uthmân Sa'îd ibn Hakam al Qurashi the first Ra’îs of Manûrqa.
Mar 2 Agnes of Bohemia a medieval Bohemian princess who opted for a life of charity, mortification of the flesh and piety over a life of luxury and comfort. Although she was venerated soon after her death, Agnes was not beatified or canonized for over 700 years
Aug 25 Thomas de Cantilupe an English saint and prelate.
Oct 13 Nichiren a Buddhist monk who lived during the Kamakura period in Japan. Nichiren taught devotion to the Lotus Sutra — which contained Gautama Buddha's teachings towards the end of his life — as the exclusive means to attain enlightenment. Nichiren believed that this sutra contained the essence of all of Gautama Buddha's teachings relating to the laws of cause and effect, karma and to lead all people without distinction to enlightenment. This devotion to the sutra entails the chanting of Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō as the essential practice of the teaching
Oct 30 Ibn Khallikan a 13th Century Shafi'i Islamic scholar of Arab or Kurdish origin.
Dec 11 Michael VIII Palaiologos or Palaeologus reigned as Byzantine Emperor 1259–1282. Michael VIII was the founder of the Palaiologan dynasty that would rule the Byzantine Empire until the Fall of Constantinople in 1453. He recovered Constantinople from the Latin Empire in 1261 and transformed the Empire of Nicaea into a restored Byzantine Empire
Dec 11 Llywelyn ap Gruffudd Prince of Wales from 1258, until his death at Cilmeri, in 1282. The son of Gruffudd ap Llywelyn and grandson of Llywelyn Fawr, he was the last sovereign prince of Wales before its conquest by Edward I of England