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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1100s  1110s  1120s  – 1130s –  1140s  1150s  1160s
Years: 1128 1129 113011311132 1133 1134

Events

  • May 9 — Tintern Abbey is founded.
  • Ramon Berenguer IV becomes Count of Barcelona.
  • Alberich becomes Archdeacon of Reims.
  • Fulk of Anjou and Melisende become King and Queen of Jerusalem.
  • Construction begins on the Beisi Pagoda in China (completed in 1162).

Births

  • King Valdemar I of Denmark (d. 1182)

Deaths

  • March 1 — King Stephen II of Hungary (b. 1101)
  • April 30 — Saint Adjutor
  • August 21 — King Baldwin II of Jerusalem
  • December 4Omar Khayyám, Persian poet, astronomer, mathematician, and philosopher (b. 1048)
  • Alger of Liège, French monk at Cluny (b. 1055)
  • Bohemund II of Antioch (b. 1108)
  • Gaston IV of Béarn
  • Joscelin I, Count of Edessa
  • Peter the Hermit, French priest and crusader
  • Ramon Berenguer III, Count of Barcelona (b. 1082)

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