From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about the year 1227.
|Centuries:||12th century – 13th century – 14th century|
|Decades:||1190s 1200s 1210s – 1220s – 1230s 1240s 1250s|
|Years:||1224 1225 1226 – 1227 – 1228 1229 1230|
|1227 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1227 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||1980|
|English Regnal year||11 Hen. 3 – 12 Hen. 3|
|Chinese calendar||丙戌年 (Fire Dog)
3923 or 3863
— to —
丁亥年 (Fire Pig)
3924 or 3864
|- Vikram Samvat||1283–1284|
|- Shaka Samvat||1149–1150|
|- Kali Yuga||4328–4329|
|Japanese calendar||Karoku 3 / Antei 1
|Minguo calendar||685 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1769–1770|
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to 1227.|
- Livonian Crusade: The Livonian Brothers of the Sword and their crusader allies cross the sea ice from mainland Estonia and defeat the last Estonian strongholds on Muhu and Saaremaa islands. This marks the end of the Estonian campaign in the Livonian Crusade. The Sword Brothers conquer Danish Estonia and Tallinn (Reval) is given town rights under Riga law.
- Henry III of England declares himself of age and assumes power.
- (approximate date) Swedish–Novgorodian Wars: Grand Prince Yaroslav II of Vladimir leads an attack from the Novgorod Republic on Finnic peoples in eastern Fennoscandia called "Yem", whom he devastates.
- January 11 – The city of Požega is first mentioned in a charter of Andrew II of Hungary.
- March – England makes a truce with France.
- March 19 – Pope Gregory IX succeeds Pope Honorius III as the 178th pope.
- November 24 – Prince Leszek I the White, High Duke of Poland, is assassinated at an assembly of Piast dukes at Gąsawa.
- Dōgen receives Dharma transmission and inka from his master Rujing in China, settling his "life's quest of the great matter", going on to introduce Sōtō Zen Buddhism into his native Japan.
- March 18 – Pope Honorius III (b. 1148)
- July 23 – Qiu Chuji, Chinese founder of Dragon Gate Taoism (b. 1148)
- August 1 – Shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179)
- August 18 – Genghis Khan, founder of the Mongol Empire (b. c. 1162)
- November 24 – Prince Leszek I the White, High Duke of Poland (b. c. 1186)
- Probable date
- Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 79–81. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.
- "Attack to Finland in 1226". Laurentian Codex (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 2007-09-27.
- Tanahashi, Kazuaki, ed. (1997). Moon In a Dewdrop: Writings of Zen Master Dogen. New York: North Point Press. ISBN 0-86547-186-X.
- Tanahashi, Kazuaki; Loori, Daido (ed.). The True Dharma Eye. Boston: Shambhala.