Historical Events For 1071
Friday, 02 December 2016
Feb 22 Arnulf III, earl of Flanders/Hainault (Arnulf I), dies in battle in the year 1071.
Feb 22 Battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I in the year 1071.
Apr 16 Bari falls to Robert Guiscard, ending Byzantine rule in Italy on this day in history.
Apr 16 Five centuries of Byzantine rule in Italy end April 16 as Bari falls to Robert Guiscard after a 3-year Norman siege on this day in history.
Aug 05 Emperor Romanos IV Diogenes captured/Islam advances through Europe in the year 1071.
Aug 12 Alp Arslan beat Byzantines, emperor Romanos IV Diogenes on this day in history.
Aug 19 Battle at Manzikert: Seldjuken sultan Alp Arslan beats Byzantine King on this day in history.
Aug 26 Battle of Manzikert, Byzantine Armenia (modern Malazgirt, Turkey). Fought between Byzantine Empire and Seljuq Turks on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history the Battle of Manzikert (Malaz Kard) virtually ends Byzantine power in Asia Minor