Historical Events For 1156
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Jan 20 On this day in history according to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake Köyliönjärvi in Finland.
Jan 20 Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland on this day in history.
Jan 30 Herman van Horn, bishop of Utrecht (1151/52-56), dies in the year 1156.
May 28 In the year 1156 battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
May 28 In the year 1156 battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
Jul 11 In the year 1156 siege of Shirakawa-den in Japan.
Sep 08 Henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria in the year 1156.
Sep 17 In the year 1156 markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus)
Dec 25 On this day in history peter Venerabilis, Fr theologist/9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61