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This article is about the year 1224.
|Centuries:||12th century – 13th century – 14th century|
|Decades:||1190s 1200s 1210s – 1220s – 1230s 1240s 1250s|
|Years:||1221 1222 1223 – 1224 – 1225 1226 1227|
|1224 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1224 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||1977|
|Bahá'í calendar||−620 – −619|
|English Regnal year||8 Hen. 3 – 9 Hen. 3|
|Chinese calendar||癸未年 (Water Goat)
3920 or 3860
— to —
甲申年 (Wood Monkey)
3921 or 3861
|- Vikram Samvat||1280–1281|
|- Shaka Samvat||1146–1147|
|- Kali Yuga||4325–4326|
|Japanese calendar||Jōō 3 / Gennin 1
|Minguo calendar||688 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1767|
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- Livonian Crusade: The Livonian Brothers of the Sword defeat the Latgallians and reconquer the captured strongholds in Southern and Central Estonia. With the surrender of Tartu stronghold, only Saaremaa Island remains under Estonian control.
- The last Muslims inhabitants are expelled from Sicily and Malta.
- February – At Carrión the king of Castile, Ferdinand III announces his intention to resume his effort of reconquest against al-Andalus. That same year, the Almohad caliph, Yusuf II al-Mustansir dies. He is succeeded by Abu Muhammad al-Wahid, but in al-Andalus, two competing pretenders also claim their rights to the throne: Abu Muhammad Ibn al-Mansur al-Adil in Seville, and Abu Muhammad abu Abdallah al-Bayyasi in Cordoba. The chronic political instability on the Muslim side allow the Castillan prince to beginning his campaign victoriously with the capture of Quesada (October).
- The University of Naples is founded.
- September 14 – St. Francis of Assisi, while praying on the mountain of Verna, during a 40-day fast, is said to have had a vision, as a result of which he received the stigmata (approximate date). Brother Leo, who had been with Francis at the time, left a clear and simple account of the event, the first definite account of the phenomenon of stigmata.
- Cathal Crobdearg Ua Conchobair, King of Connacht (b. 1153)
- Hōjō Yoshitoki, regent of the Kamakura shogunate of Japan (b. 1163)
- Peter Linehan (1999). "Chapter 21: Castile, Portugal and Navarre". In David Abulafia. The New Cambridge Medieval History c.1198-c.1300. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 668–699 . ISBN 0-521-36289-X.
- Robinson, Paschal (1909). "St. Francis of Assisi". The Catholic Encyclopedia VI. New York: Robert Appleton Company. Retrieved 2008-01-21.