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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1100s  1110s  1120s  – 1130s –  1140s  1150s  1160s
Years: 1135 1136 113711381139 1140 1141

Events

  • Robert Warelwast becomes Bishop of Exeter.
  • March 13 – Cardinal Gregory is elected anti-pope as Victor IV, succeeding Anacletus II.
  • August 9 – Deadly earthquake in Aleppo, Syria killing about 230,000 people.
  • August 22 – Battle of the Standard between David I of Scotland and the English. The Scots were defeated.
  • Bavaria was taken away from the Welfen Duke Henry the Proud and given to the Austrian Margrave Leopold IV.

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