Historical Events In 1179
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Mar 05 3rd Lateran Council (11th ecumenical council) opens in Rome in the year 1179.
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 on this day in history.