Historical Events In 1179
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Mar 05 In the year 1179 3rd Lateran Council (11th ecumenical council) opens in Rome
Jun 19 The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars on this day in history.
Jul 29 Lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III in the year 1179.
Sep 17 Hildegard van Bingen, mystic/composer (Ordo Virtutum), dies at 81 in the year 1179.