On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1146

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Queen of France and England and Duchess of Aquitaine Eleanor of Aquitaine
Queen of France and England and Duchess of Aquitaine
Eleanor of Aquitaine

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About March 31, 1146

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 875 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries