| This Year In|
- 1208-1244: Albigensian Crusade against the Cathars in France continues. The war results in the complete destruction of the cultures of Provençe and Aquitaine.
- Frederick II signs a truce with the Ayyubids, ending the ill-omened Sixth Crusade.
- An earthquake hits Rome.
- The Reconquista retakes Majorca.