On This Day

Birthdays in History in 1157

Person of interestRichard the Lionheart

Sep 8 Richard I [Richard the Lion Hearted], King of England (1189-99), born in Oxford, England (d. 1199)

  • Sep 13 Alexander Neckam, English theologist and encyclopedist, born in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England (d. 1217)