Historical Events In 1156
Friday, 18 January 2019
Jan 20 According to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake Köyliönjärvi in Finland in the year 1156.
Jan 20 On this day in history bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 Siege of Shirakawa-den in Japan on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria
Sep 17 Markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus) in the year 1156.
Dec 25 On this day in history peter Venerabilis, Fr theologist/9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61