1179

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 11th century12th century13th century
Decades: 1140s  1150s  1160s  – 1170s –  1180s  1190s  1200s
Years: 1176 1177 117811791180 1181 1182
1179 by topic
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1179 in poetry
1179 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1179
MCLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 1932
Armenian calendar 628
ԹՎ ՈԻԸ
Assyrian calendar 5929
Bahá'í calendar −665 – −664
Bengali calendar 586
Berber calendar 2129
English Regnal year 25 Hen. 2 – 26 Hen. 2
Buddhist calendar 1723
Burmese calendar 541
Byzantine calendar 6687–6688
Chinese calendar 戊戌(Earth Dog)
3875 or 3815
    — to —
己亥年 (Earth Pig)
3876 or 3816
Coptic calendar 895–896
Discordian calendar 2345
Ethiopian calendar 1171–1172
Hebrew calendar 4939–4940
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1235–1236
 - Shaka Samvat 1101–1102
 - Kali Yuga 4280–4281
Holocene calendar 11179
Igbo calendar 179–180
Iranian calendar 557–558
Islamic calendar 574–575
Japanese calendar Jishō 3
(治承3年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 1179
MCLXXIX
Korean calendar 3512
Minguo calendar 733 before ROC
民前733年
Thai solar calendar 1722


Year 1179 (MCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Middle East[edit]

Saladin destroyes the still in construction Castle of Chastellet at Jacob's Ford, killing 700 knights and taking 800 civilians captive.

America[edit]

  • The Maya city of Chichen Itza is sacked and burned by Hunac Ceel, the Mayapan king.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Picard, Christophe (1997). La mer et les musulmans d'Occident au Moyen Age VIIIe-XIIIe siècle. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France. p. 77.