On This Day

1126 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 18 Emperor Huizong abdicates the Chinese throne in favour of his son Qinzong

Deaths in History

  • Feb 10 William IX, Duke of Aquitaine and poet, dies at 54
  • Mar 8 Urraca of Castile (b. 1082)
  • Nov 26 Al-Borsoki, emir of Aleppo-Mosoel, assassinated
  • Dec 13 Henry IX, the Black, Duke of Bavaria (1120-26), dies