On This Day

1137 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 30 Battle of Rignano between Ranulf of Apulia and Roger II of Sicily.

Weddings in History


LovePerson of Interest

Jul 15 Louis dauphin of France (later Louis VII) (17) marries Eleanor of Aquitaine (about 15) at Cathedral of Saint-André in Bordeaux

Queen of France and England and Duchess of Aquitaine Eleanor of Aquitaine
Queen of France and England and Duchess of Aquitaine
Eleanor of Aquitaine

Deaths in History

  • Apr 9 William X, Duke of Aquitaine (b. 1099)
  • Jun 23 Adalbert I, archbishop of Mainz (1111-1137), dies
  • Jun 27 Guigo de Castro [Venerabilis], 5th prior of Grande Chartreuse, dies
  • Aug 1 Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
  • Sep 18 Erik II Eimune [Onvergetelijke], King of Denmark (1134-37), murdered
  • Dec 3 Lotharius III, of Supplinburg, Holy Roman Emperor (1133-37), dies at 67 (or dies the 4th)