Historical Events In 1056
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Apr 22 In the year 1056 supernova Crab nebula last seen by the naked eye
Aug 31 Byzantine Empress Theodora becomes ill, dying suddenly a few days later, without children to succeed the throne, ending the Macedonian dynasty in the year 1056.
Oct 05 In the year 1056 henry III, RC German King (1039-56), dies
Oct 05 On this day in history the Holy Roman Emperor Henry III dies October 5 at age 38 and is succeeded as German king by his son of 5, who will reign until 1106 as Henry IV, with his mother Agnes as regent until 1065