1183
Year 1183 (MCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
1183 in art
The decade of the 1180s in art involved some significant events.
Boniface of Brussels
Saint Boniface (1183 in Brussels – 19 February 1260 in the abbey of La Cambre, Brussels) was bishop of Lausanne from c. 1230 until 1239 when he resigned after being assaulted by agents of Freder...
Boniface of Brussels - Wikipedia
Robert FitzStephen
Robert FitzStephen (c.1120–1183) was a Cambro-Norman soldier, one of the leaders of the Norman invasion of Ireland, for which he was granted extensive lands in Ireland. He was a son of the famou...
Peace of Constance
The Peace of Constance of 1183 was signed in the city of Konstanz by the Hohenstaufen emperor Frederick Barbarossa and representatives of the Italian Lombard League. The agreement confirmed the 1177 T...
Peace of Constance - Wikipedia
Battle of Al-Fule
In the campaign and Battle of Al-Fule (in Crusader terms La Fève, Latin Castrum Fabe), a Crusader force led by Guy of Lusignan skirmished with Saladin's Ayyubid army for more than a week in September ...
List of state leaders in 1183
This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1183.
William Fitz Robert, 2nd Earl of Gloucester
William Fitz Robert, 2nd Earl of Gloucester (died 1183) was the son and heir of Sir Robert de Caen, 1st Earl of Gloucester, and Mabel FitzRobert of Gloucester, daughter of Robert Fitzhamon.
Willia...
Alexios II Komnenos
Alexios II Komnenos or Alexius II Comnenus (Greek: Αλέξιος Β’ Κομνηνός, Alexios II Komnēnos) (10 September 1169 – October 1183, Constantinople), Byzantine emperor (1180–1183), was the son of Emper...
Alexios II Komnenos - Wikipedia
Isobel of Huntingdon
Isobel of Huntingdon (1183–1251) was the daughter of David of Scotland, 8th Earl of Huntingdon and Matilda of Chester. She married Robert Bruce, 4th Lord of Annandale and through her came the claims f...
Henry the Young King
Henry, known as the Young King (28 February 1155 – 11 June 1183), was the second of five sons of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine but the first to survive infancy. Beginning in 1170, he of...
Henry the Young King - Wikipedia
Xu Zizhi Tongjian Changbian
The Xu Zizhi Tongjian Changbian (續資治通鑑長編; "Extended Continuation to Zizhi Tongjian") was an important book chronicling Chinese history of Northern Song Dynasty between 976–1126. Written by Li Tao (111...
Xu Zizhi Tongjian Changbian - Wikipedia
Chagatai Khan
Chagatai Khan (urdu; Persian: چغتائی خان ; Mongolian: Цагадай, Tsagadai; 22 December 1183 – 1 July 1242) was the second son of Genghis Khan. He was Khan of the Chagatai Khanate from 1226-1242 C.E...
Chagatai Khan - Wikipedia
Battle of Muroyama
The battle of Muroyama was one of many battles of the 12th-century Japanese civil war known as the Genpei War. At Muroyama, Minamoto no Yukiie tried to recoup the loss of the Battle of Mizushima by at...
Battle of Muroyama - Wikipedia
De bello Troiano
Daretis Phrygii Ilias De bello Troiano ("The Iliad of Dares the Phrygian: On the Trojan War") is an epic poem in Latin, written around 1183 by the English poet Joseph of Exeter. It tells the story of ...
De bello Troiano - Wikipedia
Siege of Fukuryūji
The siege of the Fukuryūji took place in 1183, and was a battle of the Genpei War, the great 12th-century Japanese civil war between the Taira clan and the Minamoto clan. Fukuryūji (福隆寺) was a fortres...
Siege of Fukuryūji - Wikipedia
Hildegund (widow)
Saint Hildegund, O.Praem. (c. 1130–1183) was a Praemonstratensian abbess. Born to nobility, her father was Count Herman of Lidtberg and her mother Countess Hedwig. She was married to Count Lothair of ...
Christian I (archbishop of Mainz)
Christian I (c. 1130 – 23 August 1183) was a German nobleman and diplomat. He was count of Buch, archbishop of Mainz (1165–1183), and archchancellor of Germany (1165–1183).
Chris...
Battle of Mizushima
The naval battle of Mizushima took place on 17 November 1183. One of the most important bases of the Taira was Yashima, a small island off the coast of Shikoku. In November of 1183, Minamoto no Yoshin...
Battle of Kurikara
The battle of Kurikara, also known as the battle of Tonamiyama (砺波山), was a crucial engagement in Japan's Genpei War; in this battle the tide of the war turned in the favor of the Minamoto clan.
M...