On This Day

What Happened in 1135

Historical Events

  • Dec 22 Norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king

Famous People Born in 1135

  • Mar 30 Moses Maimonedes, Jewish philosopher, jurist and physician, born in C√≥rdoba (d. 1204)

Famous People Who Died in 1135

  • Jun 4 Huizong, 8th Emperor of Song Dynasty of China, dies at 53
  • Dec 1 Henry I Beauclerc, King of England (1100-1135) and the 1st English King after the Norman conquest to be fluent in the English language, dies at around 66 of fever after eating "a surfeit of lampreys"