Calendar overview 1043
|Michael I. Keroularios becomes Patriarch of Constantinople .|
|1043 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||491/492 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1586/87 (southern Buddhism); 1585/86 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||62nd (63rd) cycle|
|Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam)||405/406 (turn of the year April)|
|Iranian calendar||421/422 (around March 21)|
|Islamic calendar||434/435 (August 9/10)|
|Jewish calendar||4803/04 (September 7/8)|
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 1353/54 (turn of the year April)
Syria: 1354/55 (turn of the year October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||1099/1100 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- April 3rd : Edward the Confessor , who has ruled England since the previous year , is crowned King of England in Winchester .
- The Earl of Hereford title is awarded for the first time. Sweyn Godwinson receives the county, which consists of Gloucestershire , Herefordshire , Oxfordshire , Berkshire and Somerset .
- September 28th : The Norwegian - Danish King Magnus I defeated an army of several thousand men from the Wends with his troops in the heath near Lürschau .
- Henry III. marries Agnes von Poitou in Ingelheim .
- Agnes von Poitou is crowned German queen in Mainz Cathedral .
Other events in Europe
- Domenico I. Contarini is elected Doge of Venice as the successor to the late Domenico Flabanico . He is active as a generous donor of churches and monasteries such as San Nicolò di Gigli on the Lido and Sant'Angelo di Concordia.
- Islam in Italy : Normans defeat the Arabs in Apulia .
- Last naval attack by the Kievan Rus on Constantinople , which ends unsuccessfully
First documentary mentions
- The places Boxdorf , Eimersleben , Elsau Fürnried , Hasselfelde , Ihringshausen and Stockhausen are first mentioned in a document.
- March 25 : Michael I. Keroularios becomes Patriarch of Constantinople . He succeeds Alexios I Studites , who died on February 20, in this office.
- There is a great famine in Europe .
Exact date of birth unknown
Born around 1043
Date of death secured
- January 30th : Amnichad von Fulda , German Benedictine monk
- February 15 : Gisela von Schwaben , Empress of the Holy Roman Empire (* 989 )
- February 20 : Alexios I Studites , Patriarch of Constantinople
- April 15th : Adalbrand von Bremen , Archbishop of Bremen-Hamburg and politician
Exact date of death unknown
- Domenico Flabanico , Doge of Venice
- Georg Maniakes , general and counter-emperor in the Byzantine Empire
- Ratibor , prince of the Abodritic sub-tribe of the Polabians