|Centuries:||11th century – 12th century – 13th century|
|Decades:||1150s 1160s 1170s – 1180s – 1190s 1200s 1210s|
|Years:||1181 1182 1183 – 1184 – 1185 1186 1187|
- Abbeville receives its commercial charter.
- The Battle of Fimreite takes place.
- Archbishop Absalon of Lund wins a naval victory over Bogislav, duke of Pomerania.
- Streets of Paris paved by order of Philip Augustus.
- Second Battle of Uji
- Abu Yusuf Ya'qub al-Mansur — third Almohad Caliph
- Papal bull ad aboldendam issued against several European heretical groups: the Cathars, the Waldensians, the Patarines and the Humiliati. It was created after a landmark meeting between the Holy Roman Empire under Frederick Barbarossa and the Roman Church under Pope Lucius III.