From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about the year 1128.
|Centuries:||11th century – 12th century – 13th century|
|Decades:||1090s 1100s 1110s – 1120s – 1130s 1140s 1150s|
|Years:||1125 1126 1127 – 1128 – 1129 1130 1131|
|1128 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1128 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||1881|
|English Regnal year||28 Hen. 1 – 29 Hen. 1|
|Chinese calendar||丁未年 (Fire Goat)
3824 or 3764
— to —
戊申年 (Earth Monkey)
3825 or 3765
|- Vikram Samvat||1184–1185|
|- Shaka Samvat||1049–1050|
|- Kali Yuga||4228–4229|
|Japanese calendar||Daiji 3
|Minguo calendar||784 before ROC
|Seleucid era||1439/1440 AG|
|Thai solar calendar||1670–1671|
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to 1128.|
- Champa invades Vietnam.
- Jin–Song wars: Song Dynasty China establishes a temporary capital at Yangzhou while the government retreats south after the Jurchen Jin Dynasty captured their previous capital of Kaifeng in the Jingkang Incident.
- June 17 – Geoffrey of Anjou marries Matilda, daughter of Henry I of England.
- June 24 – Battle of São Mamede: Afonso I of Portugal (then Count of Portugal) defeats his mother, Teresa of León, and gains control of the county, which thus becomes de facto independent.
- July 27 – The city of Bruges is founded.
- King Louis VI of France agrees to the accession of Thierry of Alsace as Count of Flanders.
- Byzantine Emperor John II Komnenos defeats the Magyars near Haram on the Danube River.
- Foundation of Kelso Abbey by David I of Scotland
- Pope Honorius II recognizes and confirms the Order of the Knights Templar. Bernard of Clairvaux codifies the rule of the order.
- Holyrood Abbey is founded in Edinburgh by David I, King of Scotland.
- Absalon, Danish archbishop and statesman
- Alain de Lille, French theologian and poet (approximate date; d. 1202)
- Archbishop William of Tyre, historian of the Crusades (approximate date; d. 1186)