• The Timeline: Thirteenth Century


    YEAR MONARCH POLITICAL EVENTS AND CONFLICTS SOCIAL HISTORY AND EPIDEMICS INVENTIONS AND DISCOVERIES NOTABLE EVENTS
    1204
    Fourth Crusade


    1215
    Signing of Magna Carta

    Fourth Laterin Council
    Pope Innocent III
    1216 Henry III

    28th October
    Two regents, William the Marshal and Hubert de Burgh, rule as Henry is only 9


    1217
    Treaty of Lambeth


    1218
    Fifth Crusade


    1219
    Death of William the Marshal


    1222
    Hugh de Burgh supresses an insurrection at Oxford


    1227
    Henry takes full control of government of England. Hug de Burgh retained as principal adviser.


    1232
    Peter de Riveaux appointed Treasurer of England


    1236
    Henry marries Eleanor of Provence


    1238
    Simon de Montfort marries Henry's sister, Eleanor


    1258
    De Montfort leads the English barons to rebel

    Henry signs the Provisions of Oxford



    1261
    Henry repudiates the Provisions of Oxford


    1264
    Battle of Lewes


    1265
    Battle of Evesham The poet, writer and philospher Dante born in Florence Italy

    1270
    Seventh Crusade


    1272 Edward I

    20th November




    1277
    English conquest of Wales begins


    1290
    Death of Eleanor of Castille Jews expelled from England

    1299
    Edward marries Margaret of France

    Ottoman Empire begins