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|Centuries:||12th century – 13th century – 14th century|
|Decades:||1170s 1180s 1190s – 1200s – 1210s 1220s 1230s|
|Years:||1199 1200 1201 – 1202 – 1203 1204 1205|
|1202 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1202 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||1955|
|English Regnal year||3 Joh. 1 – 4 Joh. 1|
— to —壬戌年十二月十六日
|- Vikram Samvat||1258–1259|
|- Shaka Samvat||1124–1125|
|- Kali Yuga||4303–4304|
|- Ǹrí Ìgbò||202–203|
|Juche calendar||N/A (before 1912)|
|Julian calendar||1202 MCCII|
|Minguo calendar||710 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1745|
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By area 
- July – John of England rescues his mother, Eleanor of Aquitaine, from near capture by the rebellious forces of Arthur I, Duke of Brittany.
- July 27 – Georgians defeat the Seljuqids of Rüm at the Battle of Basian.
- August 1 – Arthur of Brittany is captured in Mirabeau, north of Poitiers, during a battle with John of England.
- November 10–November 23 – Fourth Crusade – Siege of Zara: The Crusaders besiege and conquer Zara, Croatia.
- The Almohad fleet expels the Banu Ghaniya from the Balearic Islands.
- The Livonian Brothers of the Sword is founded.
- Pope Innocent III reasserts his right to evaluate and crown the Holy Roman Emperor, in a letter to the duke of Zahringen.
- Leonardo Fibonacci writes Liber Abaci, about the modus Indorum, the numbering method of India; it is the first major work in Europe toward moving away from the use of Roman numerals.
By topic 
- Leonardo Fibonacci publishes Liber Abaci, introducing the Arabian zero to Europe.
- (circa) The first jesters are hired in European courts.
- The chronicle of Roger of Wendover is of original value as of this year.
- Matilda II of Boulogne, Queen of Portugal, spouse of King Afonso III of Portugal (d. 1262)
- Margaret II of Flanders (d. 1278)
- Qin Jiushao, Chinese mathematician of the Song Dynasty (d. 1261)
- January 9 – Birger Brosa, Swedish jarl since 1174
- March 9 – Sverre Sigurdsson, King of Norway since 1184
- March 13 – Mieszko III, king of Poland (b. c. 1121)
- May 7 – Hamelin de Warenne, Earl of Surrey
- November 12 – Canute VI of Denmark (b. 1163)
- Cathal Carragh Ua Conchobair, King of Connacht
- Alain de Lille, French theologian and poet (b. c. 1128)
- King John by Warren. Published by University of California Press in 1961. p. 77-78
- Picard, Christophe (1997). La mer et les musulmans d'Occident VIIIe-XIIIe siècle. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France.