1124 in history

1124 events chronologically

Jul 7 Tyre falls to the Crusaders
Dec 21 Pope Honorius II is elected

Born in 1124

May 22 Wiprecht of Groitzsch the Margrave of Meissen and the Saxon Ostmark from 1123 until his death. He was born to a noble family of the Altmark, the son of Wiprecht of Balsamgau and Sigena of Leinungen. After his father's death in 1060, he was raised at the court of Lothair Udo II, Margrave of the Nordmark, in Stade

Died in 1124

Feb 2 Bořivoj II Duke of Bohemia the duke of Bohemia from 25 December 1100 until May 1107 and from December 1117 until 16 August 1120. He was the younger half-brother and successor of Bretislaus His father was Vratislav II of Bohemia, his mother Świętosława of Poland
Mar 19 Volodar of Peremyshl Prince of Zvenyhorod and Peremyshl.
Apr 23 Alexander I of Scotland King of the Scots from 1107 to his death.
Jun 12 Hassan-i Sabbah a Nizārī Ismā‘īlī missionary who converted a community in the late 11th century in the heart of the Alborz Mountains of northern Persia. He later seized a mountain fortress called Alamut and used it as the headquarters for a decentralized Persian insurrection against the dominant Seljuk Turks. He founded a group of fedayeen whose members are sometimes referred to as the Hashshashin, or "Assassins"
Dec 13 Pope Callixtus II or Callistus II , born Guy of Burgundy, reigned from 1 February 1119 to his death in 1124. His pontificate was shaped by the Investiture Controversy, which he was able to settle through the Concordat of Worms in 1122