1166 1167 1168 - 1169 - 1170 1171 1172
1130s 1140s 1150s - 1160s - 1170s 1180s 1190s
11th century - 12th century - 13th century
- Prince Andrey Bogolyubskiy sacks the Kievan Rus' capital Kiev.
- Start of the conquest of Ireland. Richard fitzGilbert de Clare ('Strongbow') makes an alliance with the exiled Irish chief, Dermot MacMurrough, to help him recover his kingdom of Leinster.
- September 10 - Empress Maud, daughter of Henry I of England and Maud of Scotland , wife of Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor and Geoffrey of Anjou, mother of Henry II of England.
Heads of states
- England - Henry II Curt Mantle, King of England (reigned 1154 - 1189).
- France - Louis VII, King of France (reigned 1137 - 1180).
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