Historical Events In 1071
Friday, 18 January 2019
Feb 22 Arnulf III, earl of Flanders/Hainault (Arnulf I), dies in battle on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I
Apr 16 Bari falls to Robert Guiscard, ending Byzantine rule in Italy in the year 1071.
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 On this day in history emperor Romanos IV Diogenes captured/Islam advances through Europe
Aug 12 On this day in history alp Arslan beat Byzantines, emperor Romanos IV Diogenes
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 in the year 1071.
Aug 26 On this day in history the Battle of Manzikert (Malaz Kard) virtually ends Byzantine power in Asia Minor