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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1160s  1170s  1180s  – 1190s –  1200s  1210s  1220s
Years: 1192 1193 119411951196 1197 1198

Events

  • July 18 – Battle of Alarcos, great victory of Almohad ruler Abu Yusuf Ya'qub al-Mansur over the Castilian King Alfonso VIII.
  • Priory of St Mary's, Bushmead, founded.
  • Alexius III Angelus overthrows Isaac II and becomes emperor of Byzantium.

Births

Deaths

  • August 6 – Henry the Lion, Duke of Saxony and Bavaria (b. 1129)
  • December 17 – Baldwin V, Count of Hainaut (born 1150)
  • Gualdim Pais – Great Master of the Templars in Portugal (born 1118)
  • Hugh de Puiset, bishop of Durham

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