On This Day

What Happened in 1124

Historical Events in 1124

  • Apr 27 David I becomes King of Scots
  • Jul 7 Tyrus surrenders to Crusaders
  • Dec 14 Theobald Buccapecus elected Pope Coelestinus II (he refuses)
  • Dec 15 Chancellor Haimeric selects pope (Lamberto becomes Honorius II)

Famous People Who Died in 1124

  • Feb 2 BoĊ™ivoj II of Bohemia, Duke of Bohemia (1100-1107, 1117-1120)
  • Feb 8 Stefanus of Thiers/Muret, founder of order of Grammond/saint, dies
  • Apr 23 Alexander I, King of Scots (1107-24), dies at 47
  • May 6 Balak, Emir of Aleppo, murdered
  • Dec 13 Callistus/Callixtus II, [Guido di Borgogna], Italian Pope (1119-24), dies