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Heads of State
Year of the Earth Rat戊子( at the beginning of the year fire - pig丁亥)
Syria: 1539/40 ( the year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- December 25: The Roman- German King Heinrich minor is released from the tutelage of the Reichsgubernators Ludwig I of Bavaria, who has moved from the imperial to the papal side. Henry leads the government affairs from now on itself
- Emperor Frederick II embarks on the fifth crusade and is accompanied by Hermann von Salza, Grand Master of the Teutonic Order.
- Wladyslaw III. becomes ruler of Poland.
City rights and notices Ersturkundliche
- Beginning of the exploitable creative period Tannhäuser ( between 1228/1229 and 1256/1266 ).
- At 1228: " modesty " ( collection of maxims and proverbs ) Freidank arises.
- January or February: Alfonso of Aragon, Aragonese throne († 1260 )
- February: William of Holland, German King from 1254 († 1256)
- April 25: Conrad IV, Duke of Swabia, King of the Holy Roman Empire, Sicily and Jerusalem ( † 1254 )
- January: Robert, Emperor of the Latin Empire
- April 25: Isabella II, also called Yolanda, heiress of the Kingdom of Jerusalem ( * 1212 )
- July 9: Stephen Langton, English theologian, Cardinal and Archbishop of Canterbury (c. 1150 )
- Kojata IV of Hrabischitz, Bohemian nobleman from the House of Hrabischitz
- Guerau de Cabrera, Count of Urgell