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Heads of State
Year of the Wood Dragon甲辰( at the beginning of the year, water - hare癸卯)
Syria: 1495/96 ( the year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
Genpei War in Japan
Holy Roman Empire
- On Whit Monday, May 21, a day after the opening of the Mainz Hoftages, received the two sons of Emperor Frederick Barbarossa, Henry and Frederick by him personally the knighting. Sign Staufian universal monarchy
- JULY 26: Erfurt Latrinensturz
More Events in Europe
- After the death of her father Giorgi III. Tamar is sole ruler in Georgia.
- Reconquista: The Portuguese defeat the Almohads in Santarém.
- First mention of Gütersloh in a document of the Bishop of Osnabrück.
- Arni, Strasbourg Besse Bach, Corban, Fislisbach, Graenichen, Grossdietwil, Mervelier, Othmar singing, Busslingen, Rochefort, Romoos, Schübelbach and Sulzbach am Main are first mentioned.
- November: Pope Lucius III. published its directed against heretics decretal Ad abolendam.
- On one of Pope Lucius III. and Frederick I convened the Council of Verona will be banned heretics and introduced the Inquisition.
- October 24: Siegfried I of Anhalt, Roman Catholic bishop (c. 1132 )
- November 15: Beatrix of Burgundy, German Queen and Empress of the Holy Roman Empire (* 1143/1147 )