|Burgsinn is first mentioned in a document.|
|1001 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||449/450 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1544/45 (southern Buddhism); 1543/44 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||61st (62nd) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||363/364 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||391/392 (turn of the year 19/20 November)|
|Jewish calendar||4761/62 (September 21-22)|
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1311/12 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1312/13 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||1057/58 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
At the beginning of the year, Emperor Otto III besieged . on his third march to Italy the city of Tivoli in Latium , which has rebelled against imperial rule . The city submits to the mediation of Bishop Bernward von Hildesheim . In the same month Otto hands over eight counties from the Italian Pentapolis to Pope Silvester II , emphasizing the imperial primacy in the deed of donation. At about the same time there was an anti-imperial uprising in Rome , which, however, could also be settled peacefully. Otto III. and Pope Silvester then withdraw to Ravenna .
First documentary mentions
- February 15 : Sünna is first mentioned in a document.
- March 18 : Großlöbichau is first mentioned in a document.
- Werner I. von Habsburg is after the death of Alawich II. By Emperor Otto III. appointed Bishop of Strasbourg .
- Hosed succeeds the late Ditmar I as Abbot of Corvey Monastery .
- Abd ar-Rahman V , Caliph of Cordoba († 1024 )
- Duncan I , King of Strathclyde and Scotland († 1040 )
- Ingegerd , Grand Duchess of Kiev († between 1049 and 1056)
- al-Qa'im bi-amri 'llah , Abbasid Caliph († 1075 )
- Robert von Turlande , French saint and founder of the Benedictine monastery La Chaise-Dieu († 1067 )
- Yin Shu , Chinese politician, man of letters, administrative officer and Confucian scholar († 1046 )
- January 21 : Gozbert , German Benedictine and abbot of the Tegernsee Monastery
- February 3 or April 30 : Alawich II , Abbot of the Reichenau Monastery and Bishop of Strasbourg
- May 22 : Kerhart , abbot of the Benedictine monastery of St. Gallen
- 13 / November 14 : . Gerberga II , Bavarian nobleman, Abbess of Gandersheim (* around 940 )
- December 21 : Hugo the Great , Margrave of Tuszien (* around 945 )