Today in History for Year 1217
Events 1 - 4 of 4
May 20th - The Second Battle of Lincoln is fought near Lincoln, England, resulting in the defeat of Prince Louis of France by William Marshal, 2nd Earl of Pembroke.
Aug 24th - Battle at South Foreland: English fleet beats France
Sep 12th - French prince Louis & English king Henry III sign peace treaty
Sep 21st - The Estonian tribal leader Lembitu of Lehola was killed in a battle against Teutonic Knights.
Deaths 1 - 5 of 5
Feb 18th - Alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59
Apr 23rd - King Inge II of Norway (b. 1185)
Aug 24th - Eustace "the Monk", French buccaneer, dies in battle
Sep 10th - William de Reviers, 5th Earl of Devon
Sep 21st - Lembitu of Lehola, Estonian soldier