Historical Events For 1170
Saturday, 21 October 2017
Nov 13 In the year 1170 albert I of Brandenburg
Nov 18 Albrecht I "Bear", 1st margrave of Brandenburg (1150-70), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Nov 28 Owain Gwynedd, King of Gwynedd (c. 1100) on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history thomas Becket: Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury, is assassinated inside Canterbury Cathedral by followers of King Henry II; he subsequently becomes a saint and martyr in the Anglican Church and the Roman Catholic Church.
Dec 29 Thomas Beckett, archbishop, assassinated by 4 knights of King Henry II in the year 1170.