1158 in history

1158 events chronologically

Jan 11 Vladislav II becomes King of Bohemia
Jun 14 Munich is founded by Henry the Lion on the banks of the river Isar

Born in 1158

Sep 23 Geoffrey II Duke of Brittany Duke of Brittany and 3rd Earl of Richmond between 1181 and 1186, through his marriage with the heiress Constance. Geoffrey was the fourth son of King Henry II of England and Eleanor, Duchess of Aquitaine
Sep 24 Abraham of Mirozha an abbot of the Mirozhsky Monastery at Pskov in Russia.

Died in 1158

Feb 6 Guarinus of Palestrina an Italian Augustinian canon regular and Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina from December 1144. He is a Catholic saint, whose feast day is February 6
Jul 27 Geoffrey Count of Nantes Count of Nantes from 1156 to 1158. He was also known as Geoffrey of Anjou and Geoffrey FitzEmpress
Aug 20 Rögnvald Kali Kolsson an Earl of Orkney and a Norwegian saint.
Aug 31 Sancho III of Castile King of Castile and Toledo for one year, from 1157 to 1158. During the Reconquista, in which he took an active part, he founded the Order of Calatrava. He was called el Deseado due to his position as the first child of his parents, born after eight years of childless marriage
Sep 22 Otto of Freising a German churchman and chronicler. He was bishop of Freising as Otto I from 1138