On This Day

What Happened in December 1194

Historical Events

  • Dec 25 Holy Roman Emperor Henry VI crowned King of Sicily in Palermo Cathedral

Famous Birthdays

  • Dec 26 Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, King of the Romans (Germany), Sicily and Jerusalem, born in Lesi, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Dec 31 Duke Leopold V of Austria (killed at a tournament) (b. 1157)