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This article is about the year 1200. For the turntable, see Technics SL-1200.
|1200 by topic|
|Political entities - State leaders - Religious leaders|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1200 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||1953|
|English Regnal year||1 Joh. 1 – 2 Joh. 1|
|Chinese calendar||己未年 (Earth Goat)
3896 or 3836
— to —
庚申年 (Metal Monkey)
3897 or 3837
|- Vikram Samvat||1256–1257|
|- Shaka Samvat||1121–1122|
|- Kali Yuga||4300–4301|
|Japanese calendar||Shōji 2
|Minguo calendar||712 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1742–1743|
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- August 24 – After touring an army through Aquitaine to assert his right to it, John of England marries 12-year-old Isabella of Angoulême at Bordeaux.
- The Iroquois invade modern-day Ohio from the north.
- The Mongols defeat Northern China.
- The University of Paris receives its charter, from Philip II of France.
- The rebel Ivanko is captured and executed, by the Byzantine general Alexios Palaiologos
- January 19 – Dōgen Zenji, founder of Sōtō Zen (d. 1253)
- Al-Abhari, Persian philosopher and mathematician (d. 1265)
- Ulrich von Liechtenstein, German nobleman and poet (d. 1278)
- Adam Marsh, English Franciscan scholar and theologian (approximate date; d. 1259)
- John Fitzalan, Lord of Oswestry (d. 1240)
- Matthew Paris, English Benedictine monk and chronicler (approximate date; d. 1259)
- Rabbi Isaac ben Moses of Vienna (d. 1270)
- Mindaugas, Great King of Lithuania (approximate date; d. 1263)
- William of Sherwood, English logician (approximate date; d. c.1272)
- Ingerd Jakobsdatter, Danish countess (d. 1258)
- April 23 – Zhu Xi, Chinese Confucian philosopher (b. 1130)
- December – Gilbert Horal, 12th Grand Master of the Knights Templar
- Count Joscelin III of Edessa
- Beatritz de Dia, French female troubadour (approximate date)
- Warren, W. L. (1961). King John. University of California Press. p. 64.