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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1160s  1170s  1180s  – 1190s –  1200s  1210s  1220s
Years: 1194 1195 119611971198 1199 1200

Events

  • Amalric II succeeds Henry II of Champagne as King of Jerusalem.
  • Theobald III becomes Count of Champagne.
  • The town of Arbroath, Angus, Scotland is consecrated, and dedicated to St Thomas Becket.
  • Kaloyan becomes tsar of Bulgaria.
  • Corfu is occupied by the Genoese.
  • Hubert Walter, Archbishop of Canterbury, negotiates a peace with Wales.
  • North Crawley is split into Great Crawley and Little Crawley.
  • Philip of Swabia marries Irene Angela, daughter of Byzantine emperor Isaac II.

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