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|Centuries:||11th century - 12th century - 13th century|
|Decades:|| 1120s 1130s 1140s - 1150s - 1160s 1170s 1180s
|Years:||1156 1157 1158 - 1159 - 1160 1161 1162|
|1159 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
|Art and literature|
|1159 in poetry|
|Gregorian calendar|| 1159 |
|Ab urbe condita||1912|
|Armenian calendar|| 608 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-685 – -684|
|Coptic calendar||875 – 876|
|Ethiopian calendar||1151 – 1152|
|Hebrew calendar||4919 – 4920|
|- Vikram Samvat||1214 – 1215|
|- Shaka Samvat||1081 – 1082|
|- Kali Yuga||4260 – 4261|
|Iranian calendar||537 – 538|
|Islamic calendar||553 – 554|
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 1819|
|Thai solar calendar||1702|
- In the Roman Catholic Church, Cardinals are given the right of election of the Pope. Prior to this, the pope was selected by election by the clergy and congregation of the church.
- September 7 — Pope Alexander III succeeds Pope Adrian IV as the 170th pope.
- Heiji Rebellion in Japan
- Tunis is conquered by the Almohad caliphs.
- May 30 — Wladislaus II the Exile of Poland (b. 1105)
- September 1 — Pope Adrian IV (b. c. 1100)
- October 11 — William of Blois, Count of Boulogne and Earl of Surrey (b. c. 1137)
- Bertha of Sulzbach, Byzantine Empress (b. 1110s)
- Joscelin II
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People of the year 1159 at Familypedia
6 people were born in 1159
6 children were born to the 3 women born in 1159
10 people died in 1159
838 people lived in 1159
Events of the year 1159 at FamilypediaEdit
5 people were married in 1159.
There were 0 military battles in 1159.