Historical Events For 1156
Friday, 23 June 2017
Jan 20 According to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake Köyliönjärvi in Finland on this day in history.
Jan 20 Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland in the year 1156.
Jan 30 In the year 1156 herman van Horn, bishop of Utrecht (1151/52-56), dies
May 28 Battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
Jul 11 In the year 1156 siege of Shirakawa-den in Japan.
Sep 08 In the year 1156 henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria
Sep 17 On this day in history markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus)
Dec 25 In the year 1156 peter Venerabilis, Fr theologist/9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61