1152 in history

1152 events chronologically

Mar 4 Frederick I Barbarossa is elected King of the Germans
Mar 21 Annulment of the marriage of King Louis VII of France and Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine
May 18 Henry II of England marries Eleanor of Aquitaine

Born in 1152

Oct 14 Ralph I Count of Vermandois Count of Vermandois. He was son of Hugh I, Count of Vermandois, and Adelaide, Countess of Vermandois and paternal grandson of Henry I of France and while his mother had been heiress to Herbert IV of Vermandois

Died in 1152

Jan 8 Conrad I Duke of Zähringen Duke of Zähringen from 1122 until his death and from 1127 also Rector of Burgundy. He spent most of his life stemming the growing power of the House of Hohenstaufen and to this end, allied himself with the House of Guelph
Jan 10 Theobald II Count of Champagne Count of Blois and of Chartres as Theobald IV from 1102 and was Count of Champagne and of Brie as Theobald II from 1125.
Feb 15 Conrad III of Germany the first King of Germany of the Hohenstaufen dynasty. He was the son of Duke Frederick I of Swabia and Agnes, a daughter of the Salian Emperor Henry IV
May 3 Matilda of Boulogne suo jure Countess of Boulogne. She was also queen consort of England as the wife of King Stephen
Jun 12 Henry of Scotland a prince of Scotland, heir to the Kingdom of Alba. He was also the 3rd Earl of Northumberland and the 3rd Earl of the Honour of Huntingdon and Northampton
Oct 12 Adolf III of Berg count of Berg from 1093 until 1132, and count of Hövel from 1090 until 1106, and Vogt of Werden. He was the son of Adolf II of Berg-Hövel, count of Berg, and Adelheid von Laufen