From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
|1148 by topic|
|Political entities - State leaders - Religious leaders|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1148 in poetry|
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to 1148.|
- Taking advantage of internal strife and a famine episode, George of Antioch takes Mahdia (June 22), Susa (July 1) and Sfax (July 12) in Tunisia, in the name of Roger II of Sicily.
- The Anglo-Flemish Crusader fleet takes Oran.
- Following the uprising of other cities of the region (Meknes, Sijilmasa) under al-Massati, the population of Ceuta rebels against the Almohads.
- Battle of Ghazni: Saif-ud-din of Ghor defeats Bahram Shah.
- Siege of Damascus in the Second Crusade:
- Anna Komnene writes the Alexiad, a biography of her father, Emperor Alexios I Komnenos.
- King Afonso I of Portugal takes Abrantes from the Moors.
- December 30 – Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona conquers Tortosa from the Moors.
- January 6
- April – Amadeus III, Count of Savoy (b. 1095)
- August 21 – William II, Count of Nevers (b. c. 1089)
- September 17 – Conan III, Duke of Brittany (b. 1070)
- November 2 – Saint Malachy (b. 1094)
- date unknown – Alphonse I, Count of Toulouse (b. 1103)
- Ulvhild Håkansdotter, queen consort of Sweden and Denmark (approximate date)
- Abulafia, David (1985). The Norman kingdom of Africa and the Norman expeditions to Majorca and the Muslim Mediterranean. Woodbridge: Boydell Press. ISBN 0-85115-416-6.
- Picard C. (1997) La mer et les musulmans d'Occident au Moyen Age. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, pp.73
- Picard C. (1997) La mer et les musulmans d'Occident au Moyen Age. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, pp.77
- McGrank, Lawrence (1981). "Norman crusaders and the Catalan reconquest: Robert Burdet and te principality of Tarragona 1129–55". Journal of Medieval History. 7 (1): 67–82. doi:10.1016/0304-4181(81)90036-1.