Historical Events For 1156
Monday, 22 January 2018
Jan 20 According to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake K√∂yli√∂nj√§rvi in Finland in the year 1156.
Jan 20 Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1156 herman van Horn, bishop of Utrecht (1151/52-56), dies
May 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history siege of Shirakawa-den in Japan.
Sep 08 Henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1156 markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus)
Dec 25 Peter Venerabilis, Fr theologist/9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61 on this day in history.