Dec 22 Norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king
Birthdays in History
Mar 30 Moses Maimonedes, Jewish philosopher, jurist and physician, born in Córdoba (d. 1204)
Deaths in History
Jun 4 Huizong, 8th Emperor of Song Dynasty of China, dies at 53
Dec 1 Henry I Beauclerc, King of England (1100-1135) and the 1st English King after the Norman conquest to be fluent in the English language, dies at around 66 of fever after eating "a surfeit of lampreys"