|Centuries:||11th century - 12th century - 13th century|
|Decades:|| 1150s 1160s 1170s - 1180s - 1190s 1200s 1210s
|Years:||1184 1185 1186 - 1187 - 1188 1189 1190|
|1187 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
|Art and literature|
|1187 in poetry|
|Gregorian calendar||1187 |
|Ab urbe condita||1940|
|Armenian calendar||636 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-657 – -656|
|Coptic calendar||903 – 904|
|Ethiopian calendar||1179 – 1180|
|Hebrew calendar||4947 – 4948|
|- Vikram Samvat||1242 – 1243|
|- Shaka Samvat||1109 – 1110|
|- Kali Yuga||4288 – 4289|
|Iranian calendar||565 – 566|
|Islamic calendar||582 – 583|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 1847|
|Thai solar calendar||1730|
Events[edit | edit source]
- May 1 — Battle of Cresson — Saladin defeats the crusaders.
- July 4 — Saladin defeats Guy of Lusignan, King of Jerusalem, at the Battle of Hattin.
- September 20 — October 2 — Siege of Jerusalem — Saladin captures Jerusalem.
- October 21 — Pope Gregory VIII succeeds Pope Urban III as the 173rd pope.
- October 29 — Pope Gregory VIII issues the bull Audita tremendi, proposing the Third Crusade.
- December 19 — Pope Clement III succeeds Pope Gregory VIII as the 174th pope.
- Alexius Branas attempts to seize Constantinople in defiance of his master Isaac II Angelus.
- Cathedral of St. Jacob consecrated in Szczecin, Pomerania.
- Estonians, Curonians and Karelians destruct Sigtuna and kill the archbishop.
- Knut Eriksson builds a castle in the island of Stockholm.
- The Toltecs are deposed at Chichen Itza.
- Zen Buddhism comes to Japan.
- King of Ankor Vat, Jayavarman VII defeats Cham conquerors.
- Ghorin Muhammed conquers Punjab.
- Genoa takes Bonifacio (in Corsica) from Pisa.
- Glanvill, an official of King Henry II, describes how villeins can be free (approximate date).
Births[edit | edit source]
- September 5 — King Louis VIII of France (d. 1226)
- Arthur I (d. 1203)
- Vladimir III Rurikovich, Grand Prince of Kiev (d. 1239)
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- July 4 — Raynald of Chatillon, Prince of Antioch (executed, b. c. 1125)
- October 19 — Pope Urban III
- November 9 — Emperor Gaozong of China (b. 1107)
- December 17 — Pope Gregory VIII (b. c. 1100)
- Gerard of Cremona, Italian translator of scientific works (b. c. 1114)
- Roger de Moulins, Grand Master of the Knights Hospitaller
- Count Raymond III of Tripoli (b. 1140)
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