1200 (MCC) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1200th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 200th year of the 2nd millennium, the 100th and last year of the 12th century, and the 1st year of the 1200s decade. As of the start of 1200, the Gregorian calendar was 7 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which was the dominant calendar of the time.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1200 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1200
Ab urbe condita1953
Armenian calendar649
Assyrian calendar5950
Balinese saka calendar1121–1122
Bengali calendar607
Berber calendar2150
English Regnal yearJoh. 1 – 2 Joh. 1
Buddhist calendar1744
Burmese calendar562
Byzantine calendar6708–6709
Chinese calendar己未年 (Earth Goat)
3897 or 3690
    — to —
庚申年 (Metal Monkey)
3898 or 3691
Coptic calendar916–917
Discordian calendar2366
Ethiopian calendar1192–1193
Hebrew calendar4960–4961
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1256–1257
 - Shaka Samvat1121–1122
 - Kali Yuga4300–4301
Holocene calendar11200
Igbo calendar200–201
Iranian calendar578–579
Islamic calendar596–597
Japanese calendarShōji 2
Javanese calendar1108–1109
Julian calendar1200
Korean calendar3533
Minguo calendar712 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−268
Thai solar calendar1742–1743
Tibetan calendar阴土羊年
(female Earth-Goat)
1326 or 945 or 173
    — to —
(male Iron-Monkey)
1327 or 946 or 174

Philip II (August) and John (Lackland) making peace during the Angevin War.

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  • Temüjin (or Genghis Khan) manages to unite about half the feuding Mongol clans under his leadership. He delegates authority based on skill and loyalty, rather than tribal affiliation or family. The main rivals of the Mongol confederation are the Naimans to the west, the Merkits to the north, the Tanguts to the south and the Jin Dynasty (or Great Jin) to the east.[5]

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  • The University of Paris receives its charter, from Philip II. He issues a diploma "for the security of the scholars of Paris", which affirms that students are subject only to ecclesiastical jurisdiction.

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  6. ^ 1200 at the Encyclopædia Britannica
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  14. ^ 1200 in the German National Library catalogue
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