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Heads of State
Year of the Metal Rooster辛酉( at the beginning of the year Metal Monkey庚申)
Syria: 1452/53 ( the year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- February 2: In the English civil war over the succession of King Henry I the first battle of Lincoln takes place. King Stephen at the battle of his army unit in captivity of Henry's daughter Matilda against loyal troops.
- Battle of Winchester ( August / September) as part of the English Civil War ( 1135-1154 ).
- The Kara Kitai beat the Seljuks in the Katwansteppe and gain control of Transoxiana.
- MAY 24: At the Council of Sens, Peter Abelard, one of the most important scholars of his time, tried and convicted of heresy by Bernard of Clairvaux.
- Nezami, Persian poet († 1209)
- To 1141: Nijo - in no Sanuki, Japanese poet († 1217 )