Historical Events for Year 1253
Events 1 - 6 of 6
Apr 28th - -May 7th) Utrecht destroyed by fire
Apr 28th - Nichiren, a Japanese Buddhist monk, propounds Nam Myoho Renge Kyo for the first time and declares it to be the essence of Buddhism, in effect founding Nichiren Buddhism.
Jul 1st - Battle at Westkapelle-Floris the Guardian beats Gwijde van Dampierre
Jul 6th - Mindaugas is crowned King of Lithuania.
Jul 23rd - Jews are expelled from Vienne France by order of Pope Innocent III
Aug 9th - Clare of Assisi's rules confirmed by Pope Innocent IV for Clare's Order of Poor Ladies