Historical Events For 1066
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Jan 05 Edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history king Harald of England crowned
Feb 28 Westminster Abbey opens in the year 1066.
Mar 23 18th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on this day in history.
Sep 20 Battle at Fulford: King of Norway, Harald III Hardrada defeats British militia in the year 1066.
Sep 25 On this day in history harald III Hardrada, King of Norway (1047-66), dies in battle at 51
Sep 25 In the year 1066 the Battle of Stamford Bridge marks the end of the Anglo-Saxon era
Sep 27 William the Conqueror troops set sail for England in the year 1066.
Sep 28 William the Conqueror has landed at Pevensey on this day in history.
Sep 28 William the Conqueror invade England landing at Pevensey Bay, Sussex on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history william the Conqueror, crowned king of England