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What Happened in 1166

Historical Events

  • Jul 5 Austrian town of Bad Kleinkirchheim is first mentioned, in an ecclesiastical document

Famous People Born in 1166

  • Jul 29 Henry II of Champagne (d. 1197)

Famous People Who Died in 1166

  • May 7 Willem I, the Bad, king of Sicily (1154-66)