Historical Events For 1071
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Feb 22 On this day in history arnulf III, earl of Flanders/Hainault (Arnulf I), dies in battle
Feb 22 Battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I on this day in history.
Apr 16 Bari falls to Robert Guiscard, ending Byzantine rule in Italy on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1071 five centuries of Byzantine rule in Italy end April 16 as Bari falls to Robert Guiscard after a 3-year Norman siege
Aug 05 In the year 1071 emperor Romanos IV Diogenes captured/Islam advances through Europe
Aug 12 Alp Arslan beat Byzantines, emperor Romanos IV Diogenes on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history battle at Manzikert: Seldjuken sultan Alp Arslan beats Byzantine King
Aug 26 On this day in history battle of Manzikert, Byzantine Armenia (modern Malazgirt, Turkey). Fought between Byzantine Empire and Seljuq Turks.
Aug 26 The Battle of Manzikert (Malaz Kard) virtually ends Byzantine power in Asia Minor in the year 1071.