On This Day

What Happened in 1158

Historical Events in 1158

  • Jan 11 Vladislav II of Bohemia becomes king
  • Nov 11 Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa declares himself ruler of North Italy

Famous People Born in 1158

  • Sep 23 Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany (d. 1186)

Famous People Who Died in 1158

  • Aug 12 Anselm of Havelberg, Brandenburg bishop of Havelberg (1129-55), dies at about 58
  • Aug 31 Sancho III, King of Castile, dies