1294 in history

1294 events chronologically

Apr 14 Temür, grandson of Kublai, is elected Khagan of the Mongols and Emperor of the Yuan Dynasty with the reigning titles Oljeitu and Chengzong
Dec 13 Saint Celestine V resigns the papacy after only five months; Celestine hoped to return to his previous life as an ascetic hermit
Dec 24 Pope Boniface VIII is elected Pope, replacing St. Celestine V, who had resigned

Born in 1294

Jun 12 John I of Brienne Count of Eu the son of Alphonso of Brienne and Marie de Lusigan. His mother was the heiress of Eu, Seine-Maritime, and he succeeded his father as Count of Eu in 1270
Jul 14 Obizzo III d'Este Marquis of Ferrara the Marquess of Ferrara from 1317 until his death.
Aug 10 Latino Malabranca Orsini an Italian cardinal-nephew of Pope Nicholas III.

Died in 1294

Feb 2 Louis II Duke of Bavaria Duke of Bavaria and Count Palatine of the Rhine from 1253. Born in Heidelberg, he was a son of duke Otto II and Agnes of the Palatinate. She was a daughter of the Welf Henry V, Count Palatine of the Rhine, her grandfathers were Henry XII the Lion and Conrad of Hohenstaufen
Feb 18 Kublai Khan the fifth Khagan of the Ikh Mongol Uls , reigning from 1260 to 1294, and the founder of the Chinese Yuan dynasty, a division of the Mongol Empire.
May 3 John I Duke of Brabant Duke of Brabant , Lothier and Limburg.
Oct 21 Konrad II of Masovia the eldest son of Siemowit I of Masovia and his wife Perejesława, daughter of Daniel of Galicia.