Year 1269 (MCCLXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1269 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1269
Ab urbe condita2022
Armenian calendar718
Assyrian calendar6019
Balinese saka calendar1190–1191
Bengali calendar676
Berber calendar2219
English Regnal year53 Hen. 3 – 54 Hen. 3
Buddhist calendar1813
Burmese calendar631
Byzantine calendar6777–6778
Chinese calendar戊辰年 (Earth Dragon)
3966 or 3759
    — to —
己巳年 (Earth Snake)
3967 or 3760
Coptic calendar985–986
Discordian calendar2435
Ethiopian calendar1261–1262
Hebrew calendar5029–5030
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1325–1326
 - Shaka Samvat1190–1191
 - Kali Yuga4369–4370
Holocene calendar11269
Igbo calendar269–270
Iranian calendar647–648
Islamic calendar667–668
Japanese calendarBun'ei 6
Javanese calendar1179–1180
Julian calendar1269
Korean calendar3602
Minguo calendar643 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−199
Thai solar calendar1811–1812
Tibetan calendar阳土龙年
(male Earth-Dragon)
1395 or 1014 or 242
    — to —
(female Earth-Snake)
1396 or 1015 or 243
King Louis IX (the Saint) (1214–1270)

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  • Prince Edward (the Lord Edward) obtains the right to levy a twentieth of the value of the Church's wealth to finance the Ninth Crusade. That sum turns out to be insufficient, and Edward has to borrow to reach his target.[1]
  • John Comyn begins the construction of Blair Castle, in Scotland.

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  • Pierre de Maricourt, French mathematician and writer, performs a series of experiments with magnetic poles and proposes that a machine can be run forever in perpetual motion using the properties of magnets.

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References edit

  1. ^ Ferris, Eleanor (1902). "The Financial Relations of the Knights Templars to the English Crown". American Historical Review. 8 (1).
  2. ^ Abun-Nasir, Jamil (1987). A history of the Maghrib in the Islamic period, pp. 103–118. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0521337674.