On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1146

Historical Events

Historic Event

Bernard of Clairvaux preaches his famous sermon in a field at V├ęzelay, urging the necessity of a Second Crusade. Louis VII and Eleanor of Aquitaine are present and join the Crusade

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About March 31, 1146

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 876 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries