Historical Events In 1071
Thursday, 13 August 2020
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 in the year 1071.
Apr 16 On this day in history five centuries of Byzantine rule in Italy end April 16 as Bari falls to Robert Guiscard after a 3-year Norman siege
Aug 05 Emperor Romanos IV Diogenes captured/Islam advances through Europe on this day in history.
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.