On This Day

What Happened in 1164

Historical Events in 1164

  • Apr 22 Raynald of Dassel names Guido di Crema as anti-pope Paschalis III
  • Aug 12 Battle of Harim: Nur ad-Din defeats the Crusader armies of the County of Tripoli and the Principality of Antioch.

Famous People Born in 1164

  • Dec 28 Emperor Rokuj┼Ź of Japan (d. 1176)

Famous People Who Died in 1164

  • Jan 27 Abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies
  • Apr 20 Victor IV, [Ottaviano Montecello], Italian antipope (1159-64), dies
  • Jul 29 Olaf, King of Norway, dies
  • Sep 14 Emperor Sutoku of Japan (b. 1119)
  • Dec 31 Margrave Ottokar III of Styria (b. 1124)