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This article is about the year 1199. For the labor union, see Drug, Hospital, and Health Care Employees Union.
|Centuries:||11th century – 12th century – 13th century|
|Decades:||1160s 1170s 1180s – 1190s – 1200s 1210s 1220s|
|Years:||1196 1197 1198 – 1199 – 1200 1201 1202|
|1199 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
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|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1199 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||1952|
|Bahá'í calendar||−645 – −644|
|English Regnal year||10 Ric. 1 – 1 Joh. 1|
|Chinese calendar||戊午年 (Earth Horse)
3895 or 3835
— to —
己未年 (Earth Goat)
3896 or 3836
|- Vikram Samvat||1255–1256|
|- Shaka Samvat||1121–1122|
|- Kali Yuga||4300–4301|
|Japanese calendar||Kenkyū 10 / Shōji 1
|Minguo calendar||713 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1742|
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- January 13 – Short-lived truce between England and France.
- March 25 – King Richard I of England is shot in the left shoulder with a crossbow by French boy Pierre Basile at the siege of the castle of Châlus in France. The war between the kingdoms of England and France has become so brutal that Hugh of Lincoln is warned that "nothing now is safe, neither the city to dwell in nor the highway for travel".
- April 6 – King Richard I of England dies from gangrene caused by his crossbow wound. His younger brother, John, becomes King of England. Richard's jewels are left to his nephew, Otto, King of the Romans. As a result of Richard's death, French soldier Mercadier has Pierre Basile flayed alive and hanged.
- King Philip II of France renews his war against John of England, supporting the rival claim to the English throne of Arthur of Brittany.
- St Laurence's Church, Ludlow, in England is rebuilt.
- Jeanne of Flanders, countess of Flanders (d. 1244)
- Isobel of Huntingdon, daughter of David of Scotland, Earl of Huntingdon (d. 1251)
- King Guttorm of Norway (d. 1204)
- Sufi Saint Sayyid Jalaluddin Surkh-Posh Bukhari
- January 23 – Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
- February 9 – Minamoto no Yoritomo, Japanese shogun (b. 1147)
- April 6 – Richard the Lionheart (King of England) (in battle) (b. 1157)
- September 4 – Joan of England, Queen of Sicily, wife of William II of Sicily (b. 1165)
- Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 73–75. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.
- Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 129–131. ISBN 0-304-35730-8.
- King John by Warren. Published by University of California Press in 1961. p. 63
- Warren, Lewis (1961). King John. University of California Press. p. 48.