1220s

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The 1220s was a decade of the Julian Calendar which began on January 1, 1220, and ended on December 31, 1229.

Events

1220

1221

(The Jews were falsely accused of a ritual murder. A crowd stormed the synagogue where the Jews had gathered. As usual the threat was baptism or death. The Jewish quarter including the synagogue was razed, many Jews were tortured and killed. Among the martyrs were Shem Tov ha-Levi, and Rabbi and Mrs. Shmuel Kalonymos, Hy'd.)


1222


1223


1224

By area

Americas
Europe

By topic

Education
  • The University of Naples is founded.
Religion
  • September 14 (approximate date) – St. Francis of Assisi, while praying on the mountain of Verna during a 40-day fast, has a vision, as a result of which he receives the stigmata. Brother Leo, who is with Francis at the time, leaves a clear and simple account of the event, the first definite account of the phenomenon of stigmata. [10]


1225

1226

By area

Europe
Asia

By topic

Arts and culture
  • In Norway, Brother Robert writes Saga Af Tristram ok Ísodd, one of the rare fully surviving versions of the legend of Tristan and Iseult. [14]
Religion

1227


1228

By area

Africa
Asia
  • Sukaphaa, the first Ahom king, establishes his rule in Assam. The Ahom kings reign for close to 600 years.
Europe

By topic

Markets
  • The city of Tournai emits its first recorded life annuity, thus confirming a trend of consolidation of public debts started ten years earlier, in Reims. [19]
  • The first evidence is uncovered of the use of the Knights Templar as cashiers by the king of England, to transfer safely important sums to the continent, using letters of exchange. This shows that large transfers could take place across Europe, even before the emergence of important networks of Italian merchant-bankers. [20]
Religion


1229


Other Languages
العربية: عقد 1220
aragonés: Anyos 1220
asturianu: Década del 1220
Bân-lâm-gú: 1220 nî-tāi
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: 1220-я
bosanski: 1220-e
Чӑвашла: 1220-мĕш çулсем
Cymraeg: 1220au
dansk: 1220'erne
Deutsch: 1220er
эрзянь: 1220 це иеть
español: Años 1220
Esperanto: 1220-aj jaroj
føroyskt: 1220-árini
français: Années 1220
Gaeilge: 1220í
Gàidhlig: 1220an
贛語: 1220年代
한국어: 1220년대
hrvatski: 1220-ih
Bahasa Indonesia: 1220-an
íslenska: 1221-1230
italiano: Anni 1220
Basa Jawa: 1220-an
ქართული: 1220-იანები
Kiswahili: Miaka ya 1220
македонски: 1220-ти
Bahasa Melayu: 1220-an
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: 1220 nièng-dâi
Nederlands: 1220-1229
日本語: 1220年代
Nouormand: Annaées 1220
олык марий: 1220 ийла
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: 1220-lar
português: Década de 1220
română: Anii 1220
Runa Simi: 1220 watakuna
русский: 1220-е годы
саха тыла: 1220-с
Sesotho sa Leboa: 1220s
shqip: Vitet 1220
sicilianu: 1220ini
Simple English: 1220s
slovenščina: 1220.
српски / srpski: 1220-е
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: 1220-e
Basa Sunda: 1220-an
suomi: 1220-luku
svenska: 1220-talet
татарча/tatarça: 1220-еллар
Türkmençe: 1220ýý
українська: 1220-ті
Tiếng Việt: Thập niên 1220
粵語: 1220年代
中文: 1220年代