Calendar overview 1028
|Romanos III. becomes emperor of the Byzantine Empire .|
|1028 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||476/477 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1571/72 (southern Buddhism); 1570/71 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||62nd (63rd) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||390/391 (turn of the year April)|
|Islamic calendar||418/419 (turn of the year January 30/31)|
|Jewish calendar||4788/89 (September 22-23)|
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1338/39 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1339/40 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||1084/85 (turn of the year April)|
- April 14th : Ten year old Heinrich III. is crowned Roman-German king in Aachen at the insistence of his father Conrad II .
- July 5th : Bermudo III. after the death of his father Alfons V , he ascends the throne of Léon at the age of 11 .
- November 15 : Romanos III. ascends the throne of the Byzantine Empire after marrying Zoe , the daughter of the late Emperor Constantine VIII , three days earlier .
- Canute the Great , King of Denmark and England , becomes King of Norway .
- The Christian Abodrite prince Udo from the Nakoniden dynasty is murdered, whereupon his son Gottschalk der Wende leaves the St. Michael monastery in Lüneburg , possibly to undertake a campaign of revenge.
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- January 3 : Fujiwara no Michinaga , Fujiwara regent in Japan (* 966 )
- March 31 : Lý Thái Tổ , ruler of the Vietnamese Empire Đại Cồ Việt and founder of the Lý dynasty (* 974 )
- October 28 : Werner I. von Habsburg , Bishop of Strasbourg (* around 980 )
- November 11th : Constantine VIII , Byzantine Emperor (* around 960 )
- December 21 : Erling Skjalgsson , ruler in Sola in southwest Norway and one of the most powerful men in Norway (* around 975 )
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- Euthymius the Georgians , abbot of the Georgian monastery Iviron on Mount Athos (* 955 / 963 )
- Hammad ibn Buluggin , first ruler of the Hammadids in Algeria
- Pribignew , ruler of the Abodrites