On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1156

  • Jan 20 Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland
  • Jan 30 Herman van Horn, bishop of Utrecht (1151/52-56), dies
  • Jul 20 Emperor Toba of Japan (b. 1103)
  • Dec 25 Peter the Venerable, French theologist, 9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61