Historical Events In 1156
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jan 20 In the year 1156 according to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake Köyliönjärvi in Finland.
Jan 20 In the year 1156 bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland
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 Battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history siege of Shirakawa-den in Japan.
Sep 08 Henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria in the year 1156.
Sep 17 Markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus) in the year 1156.
Dec 25 Peter Venerabilis, Fr theologist/9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61 in the year 1156.