On This Day

1192 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 28 Assassination of Conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem, in Tyre, two days after his title to the throne confirmed by election. Killing carried out by Hashshashin.
  • Aug 21 Minamoto Yoritomo becomes Seii Tai Shōgun and the de facto ruler of Japan. (Traditional Japanese date: July 12, 1192)

AgreementTreaty of Interest

Sep 2 Sultan Saladin and King Richard the Lionheart of England sign treaty over Jerusalem, at end of the Third Crusade

1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria Saladin
1st Sultan of Egypt and Syria
King Richard the Lionheart
Richard the Lionheart

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 21 English King Richard I the Lion hearted, captured by Leopold V, Duke of Austria

  • Oct 9 Richard I of England, the Lion Heart, leaves Jerusalem in disguise
  • Dec 20 Richard the Lionhearted captured in Vienna

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 17 Minamoto no Sanetomo, Japanese 3rd shōgun of the Kamakura shogunate (d. 1219)

Deaths in History

  • Apr 26 Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan, 77th Emperor of Japan, dies at 64
  • Apr 28 Conrad of Montferrat, King of Jerusalem, assassinated at 52
  • May 8 Duke Ottokar IV of Styria (b. 1163)
  • Aug 25 Hugh III, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1142)
  • Nov 24 Albert I van Leuven/Luik, Belgian bishop of Luik/saint, dies at 27