From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1271 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1271
Ab urbe condita2024
Armenian calendar720
Assyrian calendar6021
Balinese saka calendar1192–1193
Bengali calendar678
Berber calendar2221
English Regnal year55 Hen. 3 – 56 Hen. 3
Buddhist calendar1815
Burmese calendar633
Byzantine calendar6779–6780
Chinese calendar庚午年 (Metal Horse)
3968 or 3761
    — to —
辛未年 (Metal Goat)
3969 or 3762
Coptic calendar987–988
Discordian calendar2437
Ethiopian calendar1263–1264
Hebrew calendar5031–5032
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1327–1328
 - Shaka Samvat1192–1193
 - Kali Yuga4371–4372
Holocene calendar11271
Igbo calendar271–272
Iranian calendar649–650
Islamic calendar669–670
Japanese calendarBun'ei 8
Javanese calendar1181–1182
Julian calendar1271
Korean calendar3604
Minguo calendar641 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar−197
Thai solar calendar1813–1814
Tibetan calendar阳金马年
(male Iron-Horse)
1397 or 1016 or 244
    — to —
(female Iron-Goat)
1398 or 1017 or 245
Map during Lord Edward's Crusade
Pope Gregory X (c. 1210–1276)

Year 1271 (MCCLXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


By place[edit]




  • September 12Nichiren, Japanese Buddhist priest, is arrested by a band of soldiers and nearly beheaded. This incident, known as Hosshaku Kenpon or "casting off the transient and revealing the true," is regarded as a turning point of Nichiren's teachings within the various schools, known as Nichiren Buddhism.[8]
  • December 18 – Kublai Khan renames his empire "Great Yuan" (大元; dà yuán), officially marking the start of the Yuan Dynasty in China.
  • The Nakhi Kingdom, of the northern Himalayan foothills, is annexed by the Yuan Dynasty (approximate date).

By topic[edit]





  1. ^ Engel, Pál (2001). The Realm of St. Stephen: A History of Medieval Hungary, 895–1526, p. 107. I.B. Tauris Publishers. ISBN 1-86064-061-3.
  2. ^ Polo, Marco & Rustichello of Pisa (2004). The Travels of Marco Polo – Volume 1, p. 19. Project Gutenberg. Retrieved April 2, 2011.
  3. ^ Hywel Williams (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History, p. 146. ISBN 0-304-35730-8.
  4. ^ Steven Runciman (1952). A History of The Crusades. Vol III: The Kingdom of Acre, p. 278. ISBN 978-0-241-29877-0.
  5. ^ Kennedy, Hugh (1994). Crusader Castles, pp. 148–150. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-42068-7.
  6. ^ a b Steven Runciman (1952). A History of The Crusades. Vol III: The Kingdom of Acre, p. 279. ISBN 978-0-241-29877-0.
  7. ^ Steven Runciman (1952). A History of The Crusades. Vol III: The Kingdom of Acre, p. 280. ISBN 978-0-241-29877-0.
  8. ^ Dictionary of Buddhism, http://www.nichirenlibrary.org Accessed 2015-03-26. Archived 2015-03-30.
  9. ^ Mazzon, Martino (2020). "ZORZI, Marsilio". Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani, Volume 100: Vittorio Emanuele I–Zurlo (in Italian). Rome: Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana. ISBN 978-8-81200032-6.