Historical Events In 1179
Saturday, 16 January 2021
Mar 05 In the year 1179 3rd Lateran Council (11th ecumenical council) opens in Rome
Jun 19 In the year 1179 the Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars.
Jul 29 In the year 1179 lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III
Sep 17 Hildegard van Bingen, mystic/composer (Ordo Virtutum), dies at 81 on this day in history.