What Happened In History Year 1180
Historical Events for the Year 1180
- 23rd June » Battle of Uji (1180) known as First Battle of Uji, starting the Genpei War in Japan.
- 14th September » Battle of Ishibashiyama in Japan.
- 18th September » Philip Augustus becomes king of France.
- 24th September » Manuel I Komnenos, last Emperor of the Komnenian restoration dies. The Byzantine Empire slips into terminal decline.
- 18th November » Philip II of France known as Phillip II becomes king of France.
Famous Deaths in History for 1180
Historical events for the year 1180 by month