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Historical Events[]

  • January 27 — Constance of Sicily marries Henry (the future Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor).
  • John the Chanter becomes Bishop of Exeter.
  • The Byzantine Empire recognizes the independence of Bulgaria and Serbia.
  • Guy of Lusignan becomes King of Jerusalem.
  • Joscius becomes Archbishop of Tyre.
  • After the death of the child-king Baldwin V, his mother succeeds him as Sibylla of Jerusalem and appoints her disfavoured husband Guy de Lusignan king consort. This comes as a shock to Jerusalem's court, whom had earlier forced the possible future Queen into promising that should she become so, she would not appoint him the title.

Hermetic Events[]


  • May 18Konstantin of Rostov, Prince of Novgorod (d. 1218)
  • Queen Urraca of Portugal, wife of King Afonso II of Portugal (d. 1220)
  • Hugh Bigod, 3rd Earl of Norfolk (d. 1225)
  • Iziaslav IV Vladimirovich, Grand Prince of Kiev
  • Ögedei Khan, third son of Genghis Khan and second Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (d. 1241)


  • January 26 - Ismat ad-Din Khatun, wife of Saladin
  • May 29 or June 23 or June 24Robert of Torigni
  • August 19Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany (b. 1158)
  • Baldwin V of Jerusalem (b. 1177)
  • William of Tyre, Archbishop of Tyre (b. c. 1130)