1113 in history

1113 events chronologically

Feb 15 Pope Paschal II issues a bill sanctioning the establishment of the Order of Hospitallers
Oct 12 The city of Oradea is first mentioned under the Latin name Varadinum ("vár" means fortress in Hungarian)

Born in 1113

Jan 11 Wang Chongyang a Chinese Taoist and one of the founders of the Quanzhen School in the 12th century during the Song dynasty. He was one of the Five Northern Patriarchs of Quanzhen. He also appears as a character in works of wuxia fiction
Aug 24 Geoffrey Plantagenet Count of Anjou the Count of Anjou, Touraine, and Maine by inheritance from 1129 and then Duke of Normandy by conquest from 1144. By his marriage to the Empress Matilda, daughter and heiress of Henry I of England, Geoffrey had a son, Henry Curtmantle, who succeeded to the English throne and founded the Plantagenet dynasty to which Geoffrey gave his nickname

Died in 1113

Jan 5 Ulrich I Duke of Brno the Duke of Moravia for twenty one years - between 1092 and 1113. He was the first son and successor of Conrad I, of Brno and Wirpirk of Tengling. He did not succeed as half ruler of Moravia , for all half of Moravia as his father Conrad I, but Brno was divided into two parts: Brno and Znojmo and Ulrich was co-ruler in this part with his brother Luitpold of Znojmo. Both brothers together established a benedictine cloister and its Procopius Basilica in Třebíč and prepared as mausoleum for Brno-Znojmo branche House of Přemyslid
Apr 16 Sviatopolk II of Kiev supreme ruler of the Kievan Rus for 20 years, from 1093 to 1113. He was not a popular prince, and his reign was marked by incessant rivalry with his cousin Vladimir Monomakh. Upon his death the Kievan citizens raised a rebellion against the Jewish merchants and Varangian officials who speculated in grain and salt
Jul 8 Zbigniew of Poland a Prince of Poland during 1102-1107. He was first-born son of Władysław I Herman and probably Przecława, a member of the Prawdzic family
Aug 4 Gertrude of Saxony a countess consort of Holland, and a countess consort of Flanders by marriage. She was regent of Holland during the minority of her son