|Centuries:||11th century - 12th century - 13th century|
|Decades:|| 1150s 1160s 1170s - 1180s - 1190s 1200s 1210s
|Years:||1177 1178 1179 - 1180 - 1181 1182 1183|
|1180 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
|Art and literature|
|1180 in poetry|
|Gregorian calendar||1180 |
|Ab urbe condita||1933|
|Armenian calendar||629 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-664 – -663|
|Coptic calendar||896 – 897|
|Ethiopian calendar||1172 – 1173|
|Hebrew calendar||4940 – 4941|
|- Vikram Samvat||1235 – 1236|
|- Shaka Samvat||1102 – 1103|
|- Kali Yuga||4281 – 4282|
|Iranian calendar||558 – 559|
|Islamic calendar||575 – 576|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1840|
|Thai solar calendar||1723|
Events[edit | edit source]
- April 13 — Frederick Barbarossa issues the Gelnhausen Charter.
- November 18 — Philip II becomes King of France.
- During the third year of the Jisho era of Japan, a devastating whirlwind damages Kyoto.
- Emperor Antoku succeeds Emperor Takakura as emperor of Japan.
- Afonso I of Portugal is taken prisoner by Ferdinand II of Leon.
- Artois is annexed by France.
- Prince Mochihito amasses a large army and instigates the Genpei War between Taira and Minamoto clans.
- Frederick Barbarossa removes Henry the Lion from the Duchy of Saxony, and created the Duchies of Westphalia and Styria.
- Alexius II Comnenus becomes Byzantine emperor.
- The Wittelsbach family takes control of Bavaria.
- Kilij Arslan II allies with Saladin after the death of Byzantine emperor Manuel I Comnenus.
- Alexander Neckam becomes a lecturer in Paris, and writes De Natura Rerum, an early mention of chess (approximate date).
- Estimation: Hangzhou, capital of Southern Song China becomes the largest city of the world, taking the lead from Fes in the Almohad Empire.
- Last major volcanic eruption of Sunset Crater, in Arizona.
Births[edit | edit source]
- August 6 — Emperor Go-Toba of Japan (d. 1239)
- Berenguela of Castile, queen of Alfonso IX of Castile (d. 1246)
- Gilbert de Clare, English soldier (d. 1230)
- King Eric X of Sweden (d. 1216)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- September 18 — King Louis VII of France (b. 1120)
- September 24 — Manuel I Comnenus, Byzantine Emperor (b. 1118)
- October 25 — John of Salisbury, French bishop (b. c. 1120)
- Al-Mustadi, Caliph (b. 1142)
- William de Braose
- Abraham ibn Daud, philosopher (martyred) (b. c. 1120)
- Roman I of Kiev
- Yaroslav II of Kiev
- Prince Mochihito, son of Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan
- Minamoto no Yorimasa, Japanese samurai (b. 1106)
- Zhu Shuzhen, Chinese female poet
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