1206

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This article is about the year 1206.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 12th century · 13th century · 14th century
Decades: 1170s · 1180s · 1190s · 1200s · 1210s · 1220s · 1230s
Years: 1203 · 1204 · 1205 · 1206 · 1207 · 1208 · 1209
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1206 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1206
MCCVI
Ab urbe condita 1959
Armenian calendar 655
ԹՎ ՈԾԵ
Assyrian calendar 5956
Bengali calendar 613
Berber calendar 2156
English Regnal year Joh. 1 – 8 Joh. 1
Buddhist calendar 1750
Burmese calendar 568
Byzantine calendar 6714–6715
Chinese calendar 乙丑(Wood Ox)
3902 or 3842
    — to —
丙寅年 (Fire Tiger)
3903 or 3843
Coptic calendar 922–923
Discordian calendar 2372
Ethiopian calendar 1198–1199
Hebrew calendar 4966–4967
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1262–1263
 - Shaka Samvat 1127–1128
 - Kali Yuga 4306–4307
Holocene calendar 11206
Igbo calendar 206–207
Iranian calendar 584–585
Islamic calendar 602–603
Japanese calendar Genkyū 3 / Ken'ei 1
(建永元年)
Javanese calendar 1114–1115
Julian calendar 1206
MCCVI
Korean calendar 3539
Minguo calendar 706 before ROC
民前706年
Nanakshahi calendar −262
Thai solar calendar 1748–1749


Year 1206 (MCCVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Arts and culture[edit]

  • Sugar, an import from the Muslim world, is mentioned for the first time in a royal English account. Almonds, cinnamon, ginger, and nutmeg are also imported for royal banquets.[1]

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  • The Arab engineer al-Jazari describes many mechanical inventions in his book (title translated to English) The Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices.


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References[edit]

  1. ^ King John by Warren. Published by University of California Press in 1961. p. 139
  2. ^ Munro, John H. (2003). "The Medieval Origins of the Financial Revolution". The International History Review. 15 (3): 506–562. 
  3. ^ King John by Warren. Published by University of California Press in 1961. p. 11