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1174 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 23 Jocelin, abbot of Melrose, is elected bishop of Glasgow

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 13 William I of Scotland, key rebel in Revolt of 1173-1174, captured at Alnwick by forces loyal to Henry II of England

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

Deaths in History

  • May 15 Nur ad-Din, King of Syria (1146-1174), dies at 56
  • Jul 11 Amalrik I, [Morri], French King of Jerusalem, dies
  • Oct 17 Queen Petronila of Aragon (b. 1135)