Year 1253 (MCCLIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1253 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1253
Ab urbe condita2006
Armenian calendar702
Assyrian calendar6003
Balinese saka calendar1174–1175
Bengali calendar660
Berber calendar2203
English Regnal year37 Hen. 3 – 38 Hen. 3
Buddhist calendar1797
Burmese calendar615
Byzantine calendar6761–6762
Chinese calendar壬子年 (Water Rat)
3950 or 3743
    — to —
癸丑年 (Water Ox)
3951 or 3744
Coptic calendar969–970
Discordian calendar2419
Ethiopian calendar1245–1246
Hebrew calendar5013–5014
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1309–1310
 - Shaka Samvat1174–1175
 - Kali Yuga4353–4354
Holocene calendar11253
Igbo calendar253–254
Iranian calendar631–632
Islamic calendar650–651
Japanese calendarKenchō 5
Javanese calendar1162–1163
Julian calendar1253
Korean calendar3586
Minguo calendar659 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−215
Thai solar calendar1795–1796
Tibetan calendar阳水鼠年
(male Water-Rat)
1379 or 998 or 226
    — to —
(female Water-Ox)
1380 or 999 or 227
William II of Holland (1227–1256)

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  • August 6 – King Henry III leads an expedition to Gascony, to repel a rumoured invasion from Castile.[3] Meanwhile, Simon de Montfort returns from Gascony where he allies himself with the barons who oppose Henry.
  • Henry III meets with the nobles and church leaders to reaffirm the validity of Magna Carta in exchange for taxation.[4]

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  1. ^ Steven Runciman (1952). A History of The Crusades. Vol III: The Kingdom of Acre, p. 233. ISBN 978-0241-29877-0.
  2. ^ O'connor, Kevin (2003). The History of the Baltic States, p. 15. Greenwood Publishing. ISBN 0-313-32355-0.
  3. ^ Palmer, Alan; Palmer, Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 84–86. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.
  4. ^ Davis, John Paul (2013). The Gothic King: A Biography of Henry III, p. 174. London: Peter Owen. ISBN 978-0-7206-1480-0.
  5. ^ Hywel Williams (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History, p. 142. ISBN 0-304-35730-8.