Historical Events For 1066
Sunday, 19 February 2017
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 in the year 1066.
Feb 28 On this day in history westminster Abbey opens
Mar 23 18th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet in the year 1066.
Sep 20 In the year 1066 battle at Fulford: King of Norway, Harald III Hardrada defeats British militia
Sep 25 Harald III Hardrada, King of Norway (1047-66), dies in battle at 51 on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history the Battle of Stamford Bridge marks the end of the Anglo-Saxon era
Sep 27 In the year 1066 william the Conqueror troops set sail for England
Sep 28 In the year 1066 william the Conqueror has landed at Pevensey
Sep 28 On this day in history william the Conqueror invade England landing at Pevensey Bay, Sussex
Oct 14 In the year 1066 battle of Hastings
Oct 14 Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England on this day in history.
Oct 14 Harold II, King of England (1066), dies in the year 1066.
Oct 14 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 in the year 1066.
Dec 25 On this day in history harold II is killed in the Battle of Hastings, and William is crowned December 25
Dec 25 On this day in history william the Conqueror's coronation, held at Westminster Abbey
Dec 25 William the Conqueror, crowned king of England in the year 1066.