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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1150s  1160s  1170s  – 1180s –  1190s  1200s  1210s
Years: 1183 1184 118511861187 1188 1189

Year 1186 (MCLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


  • John the Chanter becomes Bishop of Exeter.
  • January 27 – Constance of Sicily marries Henry (the future Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor).
  • The Byzantine Empire recognises the indepence of Bulgaria.
  • Guy of Lusignan becomes King of Jerusalem.


  • May 18 — Konstantin of Rostov, Prince of Novgorod (d. 1218)
  • Queen Urraca of Portugal spouse of King Afonso II of Portugal (d. 1220)
  • Hugh Bigod, 3rd Earl of Norfolk (d. 1225)
  • Iziaslav IV Vladimirovich, Grand Prince of Kiev
  • Ögedei Khan, third son of Genghis Khan and second Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (d. 1241)
  • Song Ci, Chinese physician and judge (d. 1249)


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