Historical Events In 1156
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Jan 20 According to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake KÃ¶yliÃ¶njÃ¤rvi in Finland in the year 1156.
Jan 20 Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland on this day in history.
Jan 30 Herman van Horn, bishop of Utrecht (1151/52-56), dies in the year 1156.
May 28 On this day in history battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
May 28 On this day in history 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 Henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria in the year 1156.
Sep 17 Markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus) on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1156 peter Venerabilis, Fr theologist/9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61