On This Day

Historical Events in December 1154

  • Dec 4 Adrian IV elected Pope. The only Englishman to become pontiff, Nicholas Breakspear was a member of the family which until recent years brewed beer in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.

CrownRoyal Coronation

Dec 19 King Henry II of England crowned King of England

King of England Henry II of England
King of England
Henry II of England