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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1130s  1140s  1150s  – 1160s –  1170s  1180s  1190s
Years: 1157 1158 115911601161 1162 1163

Events

  • Erik den helige is succeeded by Karl Sverkersson. See Swedish monarchs.
  • Heiji Rebellion in Japan
  • Yasovarman II succeeds his uncle Dharanindravarman as ruler of the Khmer Empire. Dharanindravarman's son Jayavarman, acquieses to his cousin's succession and goes into exile in neighboring Champa.
  • Spital am Semmering founded by Margrave Ottokar III of Styria
  • The City of Tomar is founded in Portugal by Gualdim Pais

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