1126
Year 1126 (MCXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
Rot an der Rot Abbey
Rot an der Rot Abbey (also referred to as Roth, Münchroth, Münchenroth, Mönchroth or Mönchsroth) was a Premonstratensian monastery in Rot an der Rot in Upper Swabia, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It was...
Cai Jing
Cai Jing (1047–1126), courtesy name Yuanchang (元長), was a government official and calligrapher who lived in the Northern Song Dynasty. Cai Jing is also featured as one of the antagonists and nemesis o...
Wulfhilde of Saxony
Wulfhilde Billung of Saxony (1072 – 29 December 1126 in Weingarten Abbey) was the eldest daughter of Magnus, Duke of Saxony and his wife, Sophia of Hungary.She married Duke Henry IX of Bavaria. ...
Pons of Melgueil
Pons of Melgueil (c. 1075 – 1126) was the seventh Abbot of Cluny from 1109 to 1122. He was descended from a noble lineage of Languedoc which had long supported the Gregorian reform. He himself was a g...
1126 in Ireland
Events from the year 1126 in Ireland.
Robert Peche
Robert Peche (died 1126) was a medieval Bishop of Coventry.Peche was elected about January 1121, and consecrated on 13 March 1121. He died on 22 August 1126. Little is known of his background, and his...
Ptolemy I of Tusculum
Ptolemy I (also Ptolemaeus or Tolomeo) (died 1126) was the count of Tusculum in the first quarter of the twelfth century. He was a son of Gregory III. Peter Pisanus, in his Vita Paschalis II refers to...
Al-Tutili
Al-A'ma al-Tutili (or Abu l-Abbas Ahmad ibn Abd Allah ibn Hurayra al-Absi al-A'ma al-Tutili) (died 1126) was a Muwallad poet born in Tudela in Al-Andalus. Al-A'ma' means 'the blind one' and 'Tutili' m...
William IX, Duke of Aquitaine
William IX (Occitan: Guilhèm de Peitieus; French: Guillaume de Poitiers) (22 October 1071 – 10 February 1126), called the Troubador, was the Duke of Aquitaine and Gascony and Count of Poitou (...
Theoderich van Are
Count Theoderich van Are (1087–1126) was a nephew of bishop Udo van Toul, has uncle bestowed upon him Heerlen and Steinfeld in 1065. He was made count of Are by Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV.Theoderich ...
Tong Guan
Tong Guan (1054–1126), courtesy name Daofu (道夫), was a court eunuch, military general, political adviser, and Council of State to Emperor Huizong in the Song Dynasty. In the Water Margin, one of...
Raoul IV de Conches
Ralph de Tosny (born before 1080, died 1126) was a Norman nobleman. He was the second son of Raoul II of Tosny and his wife, a daughter of William FitzOsbern, 1st Earl of Hereford. His elder brother, ...
Henry IX, Duke of Bavaria
Henry IX (1075 – 13 December 1126), called the Black, a member of the House of Welf, was Duke of Bavaria from 1120 to 1126.
Henry was the second son of Welf I, Duke of Bavaria and Judith of ...
Adelheid of Wolfratshausen
Adelheid of Wolfratshausen (d. 11 January/12 January 1126) was the second wife of Berengar II, Count of Sulzbach. Slightly different dates for her death are given in the necrologies of Tegernsee and t...
Eynion de Tilston
Sir Eynion de Tilston (born c. 1126) was a Norman knight and first lord of the manor of Tilston in the English county of Cheshire.
In the 12th century, William de Malpas gave Eynion the manor of T...
Bertrand of Comminges
Bertrand of Comminges was Bishop of Comminges, in the diocese of Toulouse, France. It is after him that the commune of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges, is named.
Bertrand was born at L'Isle-Jourdain, ...
Abu Nasr Ahmad ibn Fadl
Abu Nasr Ahmad ibn Fadl (Arabic: أبو نصر أحمد بن فضل‎) (d. 1126) was the vizier of the Seljuk ruler of Damascus, Tutush. On his orders, the Umayyad Mosque was restored in 1082 following the ...
Sibylla of Burgundy
Sibylla of Burgundy (1126 – 16 September 1150 in Salerno) was the second queen consort of Roger II of Sicily.
She was a daughter of Hugh II, Duke of Burgundy and his wife Felicia-Matilda of Mayenn...
Anvari
Anvari (1126–1189), full name Awhad ad-Din 'Ali ibn Mohammad Khavarani or Awhad ad-Din 'Ali ibn Mahmud (Persian: اوحد الدین علی ابن محد انوری‎) was a Persian poet.Anvarī was born in Abivard, Tur...
Battle of Chlumec
The Second Battle of Chlumec was the culmination of a 12th-century war of succession in the Duchy of Bohemia. It occurred on 18 February 1126 in the vicinity of the village of Chlumec (German:...
Princess Muneko
Princess Muneko (統子内親王; 1126–1189) was a princess and an Empress of Japan.
Gao Qiu
Gao Qiu (died 1126) was a government official who served Emperor Huizong during the Song Dynasty. He is also featured as one of the main antagonists and nemesis of the 108 Liangshan outlaws in the Wat...
Raymond of Barbastro
Saint Raymond William (Raimundo Guillermo) was born at Durban, France. He entered the Augustinians and in 1104 was appointed Bishop of Barbastro in Spain, remaining in that position until his death of...