On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1156

Historical Events

  • According to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of Lake Köyliönjärvi in Finland

Famous Deaths

  • Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland
List of Years

About January 20, 1156

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 865 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius