Calendar overview 1186
|Jayavarman VII , King of Cambodia , founds the Ta Prohm monastery .||Heinrich VI. married the Norman princess Konstanze of Sicily .|
|1186 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||634/635 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1729/30 (southern Buddhism); 1728/29 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||64th (65th) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||548/549 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||581/582 (turn of the year 23/24 March)|
|Jewish calendar||4946/47 (September 15/16)|
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1496/97 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1497/98 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||1242/43 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
Holy Roman Empire / Southern Italy
- January 27th : Henry VI. Von Hohenstaufen married Constance of Sicily , the Norman heiress of the Kingdom of Sicily , in Milan . The two will then be crowned King and Queen of Italy .
- August 17th : At the Georgenberger Handfeste , the Styrian Duke Ottokar IV from the Traungau family and Leopold V of Austria from the Babenberg family conclude an inheritance agreement with the stipulation that Styria and Austria should remain undivided forever.
- November: Second Court Day at Gelnhausen : With the Gelnhauser privilege , Bremen gains urban privileges from Emperor Friedrich Barbarossa and becomes a formally free imperial city .
- The imperial Byzantine fleet is defeated by the Normans off Cyprus .
- The Byzantine Empire recognizes the independence of Bulgaria and Hungary .
Kingdom of Jerusalem
- September: After the death of nine-year-old Baldwin V , his mother Sibylle, together with her husband Guido von Lusignan and their ally Renaud de Châtillon, manage to seize power in the Kingdom of Jerusalem before Baldwin's regent, Raymond of Tripoli, can clarify the question of his succession.
First documentary mentions
- Freiberg , Gurmels , Hachelbich , Waidhofen an der Ybbs (Lower Austria) and Kalkofen are first mentioned in a document.
- The castle Gebhardshagen is first mentioned.
Culture and religion
- around 1186: Dagmar of Denmark (Markéta) , Czech princess and Danish queen († 1212 )
- around 1186: Tschagatai-Noyon , founder of the Tschagatai Khanate († 1242 )
- 1186/ 1187 : Urraca of Castile , Queen of Portugal († 1220 )
Date of death secured
- February 18 : Dietbert von Bussnang , Abbot of St. Blasien
- April 4th : Udo II of Veldenz , Bishop of Naumburg
- June 15 : Reginhard von Abenberg , Bishop of Würzburg (* around 1120 )
- June 24th : Robert von Torigni , Norman chronicler (* around 1110 )
- August 7 : Takeda Nobuyoshi , Japanese politician (* 1128 )
- August 19 : Gottfried II , Duke of Brittany (* 1158 )
- August 26th : Rapoto I , Count of Ortenburg
- September 7th : John II , Archbishop of Novgorod and Pskov
- 29 September : Wilhelm von Tyros , Archbishop of Tire, Chancellor of the Kingdom of Jerusalem and chronicler (* around 1130 )
- September: Baldwin V , King of Jerusalem (* 1177 )
- December 8th : Berthold IV. Von Zähringen , Duke of Burgundy (* around 1125 )
Exact date of death unknown
- Aaron von Lincoln , English Jewish financier (* around 1123 )
- Euphrosina of Kiev , Queen of Hungary (* 1130 )
- Helmold von Plesse , aristocrat from Mecklenburg-Holstein, military leader of Henry the Lion
- Hugh de Lacy , Anglo-Norman nobleman (* around 1125 )