Historical Events Happened In 1066
Monday, 24 November 2014
Jan 05 Edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies on this day in history.
Jan 06 King Harald of England crowned on this day in history.
Feb 28 Westminster Abbey opens in the year 1066.
Mar 23 18th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet in the year 1066.
Sep 20 Battle at Fulford: King of Norway, Harald III Hardrada defeats British militia on this day in history.
Sep 25 Harald III Hardrada, King of Norway (1047-66), dies in battle at 51 in the year 1066.
Sep 25 On this day in history the Battle of Stamford Bridge marks the end of the Anglo-Saxon era
Sep 27 William the Conqueror troops set sail for England on this day in history.
Sep 28 William the Conqueror has landed at Pevensey in the year 1066.
Sep 28 William the Conqueror invade England landing at Pevensey Bay, Sussex in the year 1066.
Oct 14 In the year 1066 battle of Hastings
Oct 14 Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England in the year 1066.
Oct 14 Harold II, King of England (1066), dies in the year 1066.
Oct 14 In the year 1066 the Battle of Hastings seals the Norman conquest of England by Norsemen under William, 39, duke of Normandy, who will be called William the Conqueror and will rule England as William I until his death in 1087
Dec 25 Harold II is killed in the Battle of Hastings, and William is crowned December 25 in the year 1066.
Dec 25 William the Conqueror's coronation, held at Westminster Abbey in the year 1066.
Dec 25 On this day in history william the Conqueror, crowned king of England