|Centuries:||11th century - 12th century - 13th century|
|Decades:|| 1140s 1150s 1160s - 1170s - 1180s 1190s 1200s
|Years:||1176 1177 1178 - 1179 - 1180 1181 1182|
|1179 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
|Art and literature|
|1179 in poetry|
|Gregorian calendar|| 1179 |
|Ab urbe condita||1932|
|Armenian calendar|| 628 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-665 – -664|
|Coptic calendar||895 – 896|
|Ethiopian calendar||1171 – 1172|
|Hebrew calendar||4939 – 4940|
|- Vikram Samvat||1234 – 1235|
|- Shaka Samvat||1101 – 1102|
|- Kali Yuga||4280 – 4281|
|Iranian calendar||557 – 558|
|Islamic calendar||574 – 575|
|- Imperial Year|| Kōki 1839|
|Thai solar calendar||1722|
- June 19 — The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars.
- Third Council of the Lateran condemned Waldensians and Cathars as heretics, institutes a reformation of clerical life, and creates the first "ghettos" for Jews.
- Afonso I is recognized as the true King of Portugal by Pope Alexander III, bringing Portugal the protection of the Catholic Church against the Castilian monarchy.
- Philip II is crowned King of France.
- Aberdeen is chartered by William the Lion.
- Westminster School founded by the monks of Westminster Abbey (by papal command).
- Drigung Kagyu school of Kagyu Buddhism founded.
- John of Ibelin (approximate date; d. 1236)
- Mikhail of Kiev (approximate date; d. 1246)
- Hermann von Salza, Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (approximate date; d. 1239)
- Shimazu Tadahisa, warlord of the Shimazu clan of Japan (d. 1227)
- William IV Talvas, Count of Ponthieu (d. 1221)
- Yaqut al-Hamawi, Arab geographer (d. 1229)
- September 17 — Hildegard of Bingen, German abbess, mystic writer, and composer (b. 1098)
- Taira no Shigemori, Japanese rebel (b. 1138)
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People of the year 1179 at Familypedia
7 people were born in 1179
11 children were born to the 4 women born in 1179
7 people died in 1179
855 people lived in 1179
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3 people were married in 1179.
There were 0 military battles in 1179.