Historical Events For 1156
Tuesday, 21 February 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 On this day in history bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland
Jan 30 Herman van Horn, bishop of Utrecht (1151/52-56), dies on this day in history.
May 28 Battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet on this day in history.
May 28 Battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet in the year 1156.
Jul 11 In the year 1156 siege of Shirakawa-den in Japan.
Sep 08 On this day in history henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria
Sep 17 On this day in history 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