On This Day

What Happened in 1183

Historical Events in 1183

  • Jun 25 Peace of Konstanz signed between Hohenstaufen Emperor Frederick Barbarossa and Italian Lombard League
  • Aug 14 Taira no Munemori and Taira clan take young Emperor Antoku and 3 sacred treasures and flee to western Japan to escape Minamoto clan (Traditional Japanese date: 25th Day of the 7th Month of the 2nd Year of Juei).
  • Nov 17 Battle of Mizushima: Japanese Taira clan defeat the Minamoto

Famous People Who Died in 1183

  • Jun 11 Henry the Young King, son of Henry II of England (b. 1155)
  • Jul 11 Otto I Wittelsbach, Duke of Bavaria
  • Aug 11 Christian I, archbishop of Mainz, dies